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Photo Details
Photographer:Jeff Thoreson [View profile]Title:MICHIPICOTENAdded:Sep 12, 2007
Photo Category: Great Lakes Bulkers
Lower Lakes Towing's classic steamer MICHIPICOTEN (ex-ELTON HOYT II) is shown while downbound below Lock 3 of the Welland Canal, 10:09 a.m. 1 August 2005. The MICHIPICOTEN was bound for Hamilton with a cargo of taconite pellets from Superior.
Vessel Identification
Former name(s):
- Elton Hoyt 2nd (Until 2003 Apr)
Technical Data
Vessel type:Bulk Carrier
Gross tonnage:10,969 tons
Summer DWT:22,170 tons
Length:213 m
Beam:21 m
Draught:6.4 m

Additional Information
Home port:Port Dover
Class society:American Bureau Of Shipping
Build year:1952
AIS Information
Last known position:
46°48’52.46” N, 85°5’52.98” W
Speed, course (heading):
14.0kts, 272° (272°)
Arrival:14th Apr 2018
00:30:00 UTC
Last update:
3 days 23 hours ago
Source:AIS (AirNav ShipTrax)

Port history
2018 April 14th, 00:30:00 UTCDuluth
2018 April 8th, 14:30:53 UTCSault Ste Marie
2017 December 24th, 11:00:13 UTCSuperior
2017 December 10th, 06:00:54 UTCDuluth
2017 December 4th, 08:15:58 UTCSuperior
2017 November 23rd, 23:35:15 UTCMeldrum Bay
2017 November 17th, 02:00:03 UTCToledo
2017 November 10th, 00:30:46 UTCSuperior
2017 October 16th, 14:00:16 UTCSoo
2017 October 13th, 18:00:03 UTCSuperior
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Photo Comments (2)

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Ilhan Kermen on Aug 10, 2005 05:25 (12 years ago)
Great shot clear and good colors.and nice ship
Matt Ruscher on Aug 04, 2005 20:42 (12 years ago)
great work jeff, she has been heading through the canal alot more this season then i remember in the past
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