Welland Canal Transits for:

Sunday, August 13, 2000

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Upbound Vessels:

Name
Registry
Destination
Additional Information
Catherine Desgagnes
Canada
Marinette
Loaded with pig iron from Quebec
Louis R. Desmarais
Canada
???
Loaded with cement clinker
Algocen
Canada
Duluth
Started upbound from Clarkson at 06:30 with cement?
Utviken
Bahamas
Detroit
Loaded with steel products from Antwerp. Started upbound from Port Weller anchorage around 08:30
Tall ship - Fair Jeanne
Canada
Chicago
Secured at wharf 20 in Port Colborne at 19:44
Oakglen
Canada
Thunder Bay
Port Weller ETA early on the 14th
Luckyman
Cuprus
Duluth
Port Weller ETA around 04:00 on the 14th

Downbound Vessels:

Name
Registry
Destination
Additional Information
Cuyahoga
Canada
Toronto
 
English River
Canada
Bath
In ballast to load cement
Sauniere
Canada
???
 
Malyovitza
Bulgaria
Montreal
Destined for Montreal to top up her load of grain which was loaded in Duluth then sail for Egypt to unload it
Montrealais
Canada
Port in Quebec
Loaded with grain from Duluth
Langenes
Norway
Montreal
Destined for Montreal in ballast to load for Europe. Started downbound from Port Colborne anchorage around 00:30
Canadian Prospector
Canada
port in Quebec
Loaded with grain from the lakehead
James Norris
Canada
Toronto
Loaded with coal for the Lakeview power generating station
Moor Laker
Philipines
Montreal
Fully loaded with corn from Duluth for eventual delivery to Algeria
Spar Ruby (x Solveig)
Norway
Montreal
Loaded with bagged cereal for India

Vessels at Wharfs:

Name
Registry
Location
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
Halifax
Canada
Wharf 16 - The former R&P coal dock in Port Colborne
Vac
Canada
Wharf 18.1 - The West Street wharf - Port Colborne
CGR 100
Canada
Wharf 51 - Port Weller Coast Guard station
CCG Gull Isle
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

Liberty Ship - John W. Brown
U.S.A.
Eastbound for the Seaway destined for the Sea
Duden
Turkey
In Hamilton at pier 8 unloading steel
Tanker - Sunniva
Panama
Anchored off Port Weller at 12:16 to await dock space in Hamilton and to clean her tanks after discharging a cargo of lube oil in Clarkson
Marilis T
Cyprus
In Toronto unloading
Sidsel Knutsen
Norway
In Bronte today
Goldeneye
Cyprus
Arrived in Hamilton today. She is formerly Sun Ocean and Luna Verde
Lady Hamilton
Hong Kong
Westbound on Lake Ontario for Hamilton with steel products from Antwerp, Belgium and Bremen, Germany. She will then call at Cleveland, Windsor and Burns Harbor to unload the rest of her steel.
Marinette
Norway
Westbound on Lake Ontario for Toronto
Jade Star
Canada
Westbound on Lake Ontario for Hamilton
Millenium Raptor
Cayman Islands
Westbound in the Seaway for Hamilton with steel products from Dunkirk, U.K. She will then sail for Cleveland and Detroit to unload the remainder of her steel cargo

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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