The Edwin H. Gott came under the Lift Bridge around 5 pm on Wednesday to first get fuel at the Murphy Fuel dock at the Port Terminal and then move down to the BN dock to load iron ore pellets for Gary. The thousand foot long Gott will be joined by 3 more thousand footers today. Actually the Paul R. Tregurtha has been here for repairs but was expected to begin loading coal last night and will likely depart this morning. The Presque Isle is … [Read more...] about Gott goes under the Aerial Lift Bridge
Archives for June 25, 2009
I received a call about an airplane of some sort and the Lift Bridge and of course assumed I was getting that big scoop - 50 years from now, people will look at the Duluth Shipping News picture taken way back in 2009 and say Wow; remember when they showed that picture on CNN and then it won a Pulitzer too. Well, I misunderstood but it l took me a while to figure it out. I thought they were offering me a ride. No. They were going to the … [Read more...] about Exclusive: Airplane flies under Lift Bridge. Not!
Actually, this is late June and she came in long after the sun arrived, just a little before 8 am on Thursday, June 25, 2009. … [Read more...] about Presque Isle comes in with the sun.