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March 27 & 28, 20

Toledo - Bob Vincent
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Atlantic Huron, Torco's first ore boat of the season
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Forward end view
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Unloading boom
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Aft Deck housing
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American Mariner-winter lay-up
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Another view
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Manistee in winter lay-up
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Another view
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American Fortitude in long term Lay-up
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St. Clair in winter lay-up
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Another view
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Stern view of the American Valor and American Fortitude 

Soo Locks Opening Day 2013 - David Kaye
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MacArthur Lock Maintenance
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American Integrity at Mission Point
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Algoma Montrealais at Mission Point
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Indiana Harbor downbound at locks passing Kaye E. Barker
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Stewart J. Cort upbound in the ice

First new ship of the Season - Rene Beauchamp
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Entering the Seaway on March 27 was the first new ship of the year in the St. Lawrence Seaway, the Sloman Herakles.
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Seen above Cote Ste. Catherine lock.
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Erie, Pa. -  Gene Polaski
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Tug New York assisting Tecumseh around in her slip.
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Life boat test a few hours before leaving Erie
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Gott leaving Erie passing the Presque Isle who was getting ready for departure.

Tug Erika Kobasic - Brian Wagoner
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Soo opening day - Brian Wagoner
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March 27

Sam Laud departing Toledo Tuesday
- Ron Bialecki
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Seaway at
Prescott, Ont. Tuesday - Dave Bessant
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Radcliffe R. Latimer under the Prescott Ogdensburg International Bridge
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Radcliffe R. Latimer past the Prescott Elevators with the tiny ( in relation ) tug Steel Head
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Esta Desgagnes not far behind.
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Tug Steel Head

Whitefish Bay Tuesday -
Mark Hudson
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CCGS Samuel Risley, Manitowoc and the Rt. Hon. Paul J. Martin from left to right.
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CCGS Samuel Risley, Manitowoc.
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USCG Alder, Rt. Hon. Paul J. Martin.

Phillip R. Clarke departing Sturgeon Bay Monday
- Sandie Custer
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Roger Blough assisted from Fraser Shipyard in Superior, Wis. -
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Helen H pushing the Blough in the East Gate Basin

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