One of Grand Haven’s most frequent visitors was the only arrival to our port in the past week.
Our port’s most frequent visitor, the Wilfred Sykes, was the lone visitor to our port this past week. The steamship delivered a load of slag to the Meekhof’s D&M dock on Harbor Island.
This past week, the port of Grand Haven saw five different vessels make an appearance in town. Some of these vessels were more rare than others.
Kaye E. Barker also delivers to Grand Haven’s port in the past week.
The 630-foot Calumet was visiting for the third time this season.
On Tuesday morning, Interlake Steamship Co.’s self-unloading motor vessel Kaye E. Barker arrived in port with a load of coal for the Board of Light & Power Plant on Harbor Island.
The port of Grand Haven saw an old visitor return to our port with a new name this past week.
Grand Haven received three cargoes in the past week: two by the Kaye E. Barker and one by the Wilfred Sykes.
The port of Grand Haven saw the arrival of four vessels this past week.
The barge was originally a C4 ocean-going cargo carrier named Marine Robin. It was built in 1944. It was active in World War II and sailed across the Atlantic several times.
This was the Calumet’s second visit of the season.
Captain reads column, invites Ships Log author to tour freighter.
On the afternoon of July 31, Central Marine Logistics self-unloading steamship Wilfred Sykes arrived in port and traveled up the Grand River to Meekhof’s D&M to unload a cargo of slag.
Pere Marquette Shipping’s articulated tug/barge Undaunted/Pere Marquette 41 arrived early last Wednesday morning with a load of aggregate lime for the Verplank dock in Ferrysburg.
The Saginaw unloaded a cargo of trap rock from Bruce Mines, Ontario.