Welland Canal Transits for:

Sunday, August 6, 2000

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Upbound Vessels:

Doug McKeil & Ocean Hauler
Canada
 
Black Swan
Bahamas
Destined for Thunder Bay
English River
Canada
 
Canadian Century
Canada
 
Langenes
Norway
Destined for Toledo
Algowest
Canada
 
John B. Aird
Canada
 
Lake Champlain
Marshall Islands
Destined for Toledo
Mantadoc
Canada
Secured at wharf 5 in Thorold at 20:49
John Spence & McAsphalt 401
Canada
Around mile 15 at 24:00
Oak
Bahamas
Destined for Cleveland with steel products from Szczecin, Poland and Ventspils, Latvia. In lock 7 since 22:43 for lack of visibility
Isa
Cyprus
Destined for Sault Ste. Marie with steel slabs from the Ukraine. At lock 5 west in Thorold around 24:00
Louis R. Desmarais
Canada
Port Weller ETA around 01:40 on the 7th
Lok Prem
India
Port Weller ETA around 03:00 on the 7th for Windsor with steel products
Millenium Harmony
Bahamas
Port Weller ETA around 04:00 on the 7th from Toronto for ThunderBay in ballast

Downbound Vessels:

Maria Green
Holland
Destined for Montreal with grain for Europe from Duluth
Langesund
Norway
Destined for Montreal then overseas with grain from Thunder Bay
Canadian Miner
Canada
Destined for Hamilton from Thunder Bay. She arrived there at 13:00 and will sail for Baie Comeau next
Kavo Yerakas
Greece
Destined for Algeria with grain
Ziemia Gnieznienska
Poland
Port Colborne ETA around 01:00 on the 7th
BBC America
Port Colborne ETA around 04:00 on the 7th

Vessels at Wharfs:

Juleen II (Pilot boat)
Canada
Port Weller pilot boat dock
Lady Kim (Pilot boat)
Canada
Port Weller pilot boat dock
J.W. Cooper (Pilot boat)
Canada
Port Colborne pilot boat dock
Tug - Everlast
Panama
Wharf 1 - Secured alongside the north face of wharf 1
Sweep Scow No. 4
Canada
Wharf 5 - The Thorold Industrial docks
Mantadoc
Canada
Wharf 5 - Secured there at 20:49
Vac
Canada
Wharf 18.1 - The West Street wharf - Port Colborne
CCG Limnos
Canada
Wharf 18.1 - The West Street wharf for the canal days celebrations
Empire Sandy
Canada
Wharf 18.1 - The West Street wharf for the canal days celebrations
Challenge
Canada
Wharf 18.1 - The West Street wharf for the canal days celebrations
USCG tender 49412
U.S.A.
Wharf 18.1 - The West Street wharf for the canal days celebrations
CGR 100
Canada
Wharf 51 - Port Weller Coast Guard station
James E. McGrath
Canada
Wharf 52 - Port Weller Drydocks - tug dock
New Louis R. Desmarais hull #79
un-registered
Wharf 52 - Shallow drydock - Under construction
Algowood
Canada
Wharf 52 - deep dock - For repairs to her misdhip hold section and lengthening from 730 feet to 740 feet overall
Remains of - J.W. McGiffin's old hull
un-registered
Wharf 57 - International Marine Salvage scrapyard
H.M. Griffith's hull
un-registered
Wharf 57 - International Marine Salvage scrapyard (now being dismantled)
Tarantau
un-registered
Wharf 57 - International Marine Salvage scrapyard
Canadiana
un-registered
Adjacent to wharf 59 - Marsh Engineering drydock
Laid up there partially sunk since July 23, 1988

Additional Vessel Movements

Millenium Harmony
Panama
In Toronto at the Redpath sugar dock. Due to depart around 02:00 on the 7th for the canal
Liberty Ship - John W. Brown
U.S.A.
In Toronto - She sailed on Lake Ontario today for around 6 hours
Duden
Turkey
In Oshawa unloading steel
Lok Prem
India
Westbound on Lake Ontario for Windsor
Tanker - Zanis Griva
Liberia
Departed Clarkson around 19:30 for Montreal in ballast. She will load there then sail for Rotterdam, Holland
Stolt Aspiration
Liberia
Departed Hamilton eastbound around 13:00 in ballast for Montreal
Chios Pride
Panama
Arrived in Toronto
Tadoussac
Canada
Arrived at Stelco in Hamilton around 20:00 from Pointe Noire with iron ore

Most of the information presented in these reports comes from the
Seaway Development Corporation's automated vessel information recording, the
Great Lakes Pilotage Authority recordings and by my own observations.

Thanks Eric Holmes for regular Hamilton reports, Richard Perrin, and the following sites for additional information for the "Additional Movements" section today.

Fairplay Internet Register   Port of Montreal   Duluth Shipping News   Soo River Passage Report
The Thunder Bay report   Daily Salty Positions

If you know of any information that could be incorporated into this report daily please
send me a message. ETAs, ETDs, cargoes being carried, destinations and
current locations of ships on Lake Ontario, the St. Lawrence River or the Welland Canal.

Current, 24-hour Welland Canal Ship Positions - 1 (905) 688-6462 (Automated Recording)


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