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Photo Details
Photographer:Jeff Thoreson [View profile]Title:SANDVIKENAdded:Sep 21, 2007
Photo Category: Bulkers built 1981-1990
Sandviken downbound below Lock 8 of the Welland Canal, 12:38 p.m. 21 May 2005.

Sandviken had a cargo of 21,912.300 MT of Peas and 2,628.500 MT of Lentils, also from Thunder Bay, and will be stopping at Sorel, Quebec. IMO 8504882, formerly Petka (see photos by Jeff Thoreson of Petka).
Vessel Identification
Name:Algoma Spirit
Former name(s):
- Sandviken (Until 2008 Jun)
- Petka (Until 2000 Jul)
Technical Data
Vessel type:Bulk Carrier
Gross tonnage:23,271 tons
Summer DWT:34,685 tons
Length:222 m
Beam:23 m
Draught:7.4 m

Additional Information
Home port:St.catharines
Build year:1986
AIS Information
Last known position:
45°7’35.21” N, 74°26’16.58” W
Speed, course (heading):
10.3kts, 86° (86°)
Location:Two Harbors
Arrival:14th Apr 2018
12:00:16 UTC
Last update:
6 seconds ago
Source:AIS (AirNav ShipTrax)

Port history
2018 April 14th, 12:00:16 UTCTwo Harbors
2018 April 12th, 01:00:10 UTCShell Oil Sarnia
2018 April 5th, 17:00:49 UTCSuperior
2017 December 22nd, 09:00:34 UTCHamilton
2017 November 27th, 04:00:16 UTCSuperior
2017 November 19th, 21:00:49 UTCBaie Comeau
2017 November 10th, 15:00:53 UTCHamilton
2017 October 27th, 10:00:51 UTCBaie Comeau
2017 October 27th, 10:00:08 UTCSuperior
2017 September 28th, 19:00:38 UTCHamilton
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Photo Comments (2)

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Guest on Mar 14, 2007 17:51 (11 years ago)
Outstanding photo Jeff very nicely done.Great lighting conditions.Thanks for posting.[i][size=small][color=0000FF][font=Verdana]Regards Jimmy[/font][/color][/size][/i] :-D 8-) :-D
Matt Ruscher on May 27, 2005 01:15 (12 years ago)
much better then the stern jeff, sun was working with you on this one, great shot of a great ship
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