Archives for July 2010

Tall Ships in a line

Saturday afternoon, July 31. 2010 … [Read more...]

The Tall Ships in Duluth

The Denis Sullivan came into port around 5:45 in the afternoon, the last of the 9 Tall Ships for the day. You see the Dutch flagged Merweborg on the right; she is anchored waiting for a dock to load grain. The HMS Bounty (above) led off the parade The Roald Amundsen arrives (above) … [Read more...]

The Duluth Aerial Lift Bridge has been stopped in place …

since she went up for the Joseph H Block. Actually, I presume until shortly after the Block went under the bridge since it did start to go down. Go here to see the live video of the bridge; not a lot of action, but... The bridge is now operable at 7:33 pm Power went out during an electrical storm; perhaps after the Block went under and the bridge had started to go down. … [Read more...]

Catch the Tall Ships when they are in Duluth

Eight Tall Ships, the Roseway, Denis Sullivan, Zeeto, Roald Amundsen, Pride of Baltimore II, HMS Bounty, Europa and US Brig Niagara will be arriving in Duluth on Wednesday, July 28th. Click here to see our web pages on the ships, with links for more information. And if you can’t make it down to the harbor for the big event, watch it live on DSNTV. I hope to have two live … [Read more...]

A visit from the Calumet is …

… always appreciated, and so she was as she came into the Duluth harbor early Sunday morning, July 18, 2010. … [Read more...]