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J.W. McGIFFIN - IMO 7128423

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Photographer:Jeff Thoreson [View profile]Title:J.W. McGIFFINAdded:Oct 16, 2008
Photo Category: Great Lakes Bulkers
J.W. McGiffin is seen in this photograph tied up at the Mounfort Terminal in Erie, astern of the Richard Reiss, for winter layup in February of 1995. The McGiffin sails now as CSL Niagara, and the Reiss sails as MANISTEE.

Photo by my father, Jim Thoreson.
Vessel Identification
Name:Csl Niagara
Former name(s):
- J.w.mcgiffin (Until 1999 Jun)
Technical Data
Vessel type:Self Discharging Bulk Carrier
Gross tonnage:23,983 tons
Summer DWT:34,938 tons
Length:225 m
Beam:24 m
Draught:8.1 m

Additional Information
Home port:St.catharines
Class society:Lloyd´s Shipping Register
Build year:1972
AIS Information
Last known position:
45°30’4.64” N, 73°31’9.67” W
Speed, course (heading):
3.2kts, 342° (347°)
Location:Quebec City
Arrival:24th Apr 2017
23:00:41 UTC
Last update:
14 hours 16 minutes ago
Source:AIS (AirNav ShipTrax)

Port history
2017 April 24th, 23:00:41 UTCQuebec City
2017 April 18th, 01:00:35 UTCDuluth
2017 April 11th, 15:00:33 UTCQuebec City
2017 January 8th, 11:00:14 UTCDuluth
2016 December 5th, 05:30:45 UTCToledo
2016 November 10th, 21:00:15 UTCDuluth
2016 October 20th, 08:00:36 UTCQuebec
2016 April 20th, 10:00:16 UTCChicago
2016 April 17th, 07:00:20 UTCWindsor
2016 April 15th, 19:00:56 UTCNanticoke
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Photo Comments (2)

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Jeff Thoreson on Apr 28, 2005 19:09 (11 years ago)
I would have just turned 7 at the time.
Matt Ruscher on Apr 28, 2005 19:06 (11 years ago)
wow thats going way back in time jeff, how old were you then? man i would be only 13!!! anyhow not a bad shot, little nostalgia for ya
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