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MS Westcott servicing the Algoma Harvester - Detroit River


published on 30 September 2022 19 -

Found on YouTube. Created by "Andrea Guerriero". Recorded on 2022-09-02. Originally published on 2022-09-30.
Taken from aboard the MS Westcott Pilot Boat this is the Algoma Harvester receiving mail on the Detroit River as they head downbound in the early evening hours of September 2nd, 2022

I had just been in Cleveland OH for the christening of the Mark W Barker the newest ship for the Interlake Steamship Company and left there on the 2nd to go to Toledo and see the National Museum of the Great Lakes and then I continued on to Detroit where I made this stop at the JW Westcott Company and met up with Andrew Russell from Andrew Dean Detroit, who works p/t for Westcott so I was able to go aboard and ride out four times with them to service the ships that evening... Great fun
Detroit River, USA
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