Boland departs Duluth shipping canal

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The John J. Boland started life in 1973 as the Charles E. Wilson. When American Steamship Company’s boat called the John C. Boland was sold to Lower Lakes Towing a couple years ago, their boat called the Charles E. Wilson became the new John J. Boland (above).
*submitted to the Duluth News Tribune for publication on 07-07-2004