April 20th Great Lakes Fleet “Edgar B Speer” and G3 Canada Limited “G3 Marquis” waiting to enter

The Poe Lock.  The first is heading to Two Harbors MN to load iron ore, the G3 Marquis is enroute

From Hamilton ON to Thunder Bay ON.


April 20th Canada Steamship Lines “CSL St-Laurent” exiting the Lower Beauharnoise Lock downbound

on the St Lawrence River enroute From Thunder Bay ON to Montreal QC.  Upbound is the tanker

Chemtrans Elbe” enroute from Lagos, Nigeria to Sarnia, ON  credit PeggyAnn Adamson.


April 21st Great Lakes Fleet “Great Republic” exiting the MacArthur Lock enroute from Calcite MI to

Duluth MN.  FedNav Ltd “Federal Margaree” entering the Poe Lock enroute from Thunder Bay ON to

Montreal QC.


April 21st Algoma Central “Radcliffe R Latimer” arriving at Calumet Harbor IL after unloading iron ore

at Burns Harbor IN. credit Clarence Vautier – St Lawrence River Ship Watchers.


FedNav Ltd “Federal Caribou  New ship on its first trip to Lake Superior.  Exiting the Poe Lock

Enroute from Illichivisk, Ukrane to Duluth MN to load grain.  Stopped to unload at Sorel QC,

Picton ON, and Windsor ON. It is the first in the “C-Series” built by Oshima Shipyard in Oshima Japan. 

The second Ship is the Federal Cedar which is enroute from Japan to the Panama Canal due to arrive on May 5th.


Tanker “Chemtrans Elbe” is upbound on the Detroit River passing Windsor ON. 

Enroute from Lagos, Nigeria to Sarnia, ON


Canada Steamship Lines “Baie St Paul” upbound on the St Lawrence River in the Thousand Islands

enroute from Prescott ON to Superior WI    Credit James R Miller – St Lawrence River Ship Watchers