Sunday, 31 May 2015

May 26, 2015 Welland Canal

 Onego Rotterdam clears Lock 1.

 Two tugs, La Prairie & Ocean Golf come alongside to assist the ship into Port Weller Drydock.

 The ship docked at the old shipyard to unload cargo.

May 30, 2015 Welland Canal

 Algoma Olympic below Lock 2.


 Floragracht, also below Lock 2.




 Lovely cloud over Lake Ontario.
Tim S Dool below Lock 2

Saturday, 30 May 2015

May 27, 2015 Welland Canal

 Algosea below Lock 2


 If this alarm goes of you are about to have a much worse day than you imagined!

 Cornelia on her way to Lock 1.

 Grab used for some types of cargo.
 Stern-launch lifeboat - quite fun!

 CWB Marquis also below Lock 2.

 How does the sale of the Canadian Wheat Board to the Saudis affect this ship?

 A Canfornav duck.
 Manitoba after coming wide out of Lock 1.


 Whitefish Bay gets 'smoked by the Fairbanks engines on the Manitoba.
Below Lock 2.




May 29, 2015 Welland Canal

Algoma Mariner down bound from Lock 2 to Lock 1.


Algoma Mariner slides the wall toward Lock 1, road bridge is up to allow the ship to pass.
Norman McLeod pushed by the Everlast below Lock 2.

Click on the photo to get a better look at the exhaust uptakes at the back of the barge.
Flevogracht being pulled off the dock by the tug Jarrett M.  She was to turn around and head out into Lake Ontario.

Several views of the Larsholmen below Lock 2.




Peter R Cresswell above Lock 1.
She could be renamed the C Peter Rustwell!
Approaching Lock 2.