John B. Aird

 J. W. Shelley

John B. Aird was built in 1983, is 730 feet long and flies the Canadian flag

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johnbaird20090720_9833 The Canadian flagged John B. Aird  usually loads either coal or iron ore pellets when she comes to Duluth, often taking those cargos to Canadian ports such as Nanticoke and Hamilton. She was built in 1983 in two sections, a stern section at Collingwood, Ontario and a bow section built at Thunder Bay, Ontario. The entire vessel was then assembled at Thunder Bay.
Picture above taken Monday, July 20, 2009
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Picture above taken Wednesday, April 22, 2009
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Picture above taken Thursday, January 12, 2006
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Picture above taken Sunday, April 14, 2002: departing Duluth
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Picture above taken Sunday, September 23, 2001
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Picture above taken Sunday, September 23, 2001

Comments

  1. Sad to see her go. 🙁

  2. rob Koedam says:

    Was this originally an ocean going vessel?

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