Veerseborg approaches Aerial Lift Bridge

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Two Wagenborg ships are coming into port today. Both will be loading beet pulp pellets at General Mills, the Vancouverborg at the terminal in Superior, the Veerseborg at the Duluth terminal. The Vancouverborg is set to arrive around 6 am while the Veerseborg will arrive later in the day. The Veerseborg was called the Matfen when it was here last. The ship now operates with the original name. Typically of salt water ships, both have also flown under a variety of flags during their time on the sea. Photo taken on June 29, 2002.
*submitted to the Duluth News Tribune for publication on 06-04-2007