Welland Canal Transits for:

Wednesday, August 23, 2000

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Upbound Vessels:

Name
Registry
Destination
Additional Information
Cuyahoga
Canada
???
Startecd upbound from wharf 12 around 05:30
Millenium Osprey
Cayman Islands
Cleveland
Destined for Cleveland, Detroit and Burns Harbor with steel from Brake, Germany and Antwerp, Belgium. She was upbound at lock 6 west in Thorold at 23:45
Mantadoc
Canada
Chicago
 
Helena Oldendorff
Panama
Detroit
Carrying 3,000 tons of steel products
Daviken
Bahamas
Thunder Bay
At old bridge 10 in Thorold at 24:00 in ballast
Cartierdoc
Canada
Chicago
Port Weller ETA around 01:30 on the 24th
Louis R. Desmarais
Canada
Detroit
Port Weller ETA around 02:05 on the 24th

Downbound Vessels:

Name
Registry
Destination
Additional Information
Utviken
Bahamas
Montreal
Loaded with grain from Duluth
Chios Pride
Panama
Montreal
Loaded with grain from Duluth
Sea Eagle II & St. Marys Cement II
Canada
Bowmanville
In ballast to load cement
Petite Forte & St. Marys Cement III
Canada
Bowmanville
In ballast to load cement
Pontokratis
Greece
Montreal
Loaded with grain from Duluth
Stephen B. Roman
Canada
Picton
Departed from lock 8 in Port Colborne at 23:18 in ballast to load cement
Nanticoke
Canada
Montreal
Departed from lock 8 in Port Colborne at 23:40
Capricorn
Holland
Thorold
Off Port Colborne piers at 24:00 proceeding to the anchorage. She will receive a canal pilot at 08:00 on the 24th
Olympic Mentor
Panama
Montreal
Port Colborne ETA around 08:50 from Toledo with grain from Toledo

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
Alaska Rainbow
Greece
Wharf 6 - The Thorold Industrial docks - unloading bauxite from Western Africa
Cuyahoga
Canada
Wharf 12 - Started upbound around 05:30 with stone
U.S. Brig Niagara
U.S.A.
Wharf 18.1 - The west street wharf in Port Colborne
Vac
Canada
Wharf 18.1 - The West Street wharf - Port Colborne
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

Diamond Star
Canada
Westbound for Toronto
Lake Michigan
Marshall Islands
In Toronto
Tug - Valentine Moran & barge - Pennsylvania
U.S.A.
In Oswego unloading fuel oil - Due to depart early on the 24th for Sarnia
Kapitonas Domeika
Lithuania
Prospect in Montreal around 18:00
Pomorze Zachodnie
Poland
Due to depart Montreal around 11:00 on the 24th
c. Columbus
Bahamas
Due to depart Montreal around 22:00 on the 24th for Toronto

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, Robert Archer, the Welland Canal
and Lake Ontario pilots 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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