Two sister ships from Greece pass each other in Duluth

The Olympic Melody departed Duluth just as her sister ship Olympic Miracle was arriving. Both loaded grain at CHS 1 in Superior so the Miracle was indeed taking over for the Melody … [Read more...]

Olympic Melody exiting Duluth ship canal

After a few days at anchor off the Duluth piers, the Olympic Melody came into port on Tuesday evening. It has been loading wheat for Italy. The ship is one of 5 owned by a trust set up by Aristotle Onassis for the benefit of his children. Mr. Onassis, now deceased, was the famous Greek shipping magnate more famous perhaps for marrying Jackie Kennedy. The Olympic Melody has … [Read more...]

Olympic Melody exits ship canal

The Olympic Melody has been at anchor and is now probably in port loading wheat for Italy. The ship is one of 5 owned by a trust set up by Aristotle Onassis for the benefit of his children. Mr. Onassis, now deceased, was the famous Greek shipping magnate more famous perhaps for marrying Jackie Kennedy. Photo taken July 10, 2000. *submitted to the Duluth News Tribune for … [Read more...]