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Photographer:Jeff Thoreson [View profile]Title:JOHN D. LEITCHAdded:Nov 07, 2007
Photo Category: Great Lakes Bulkers
Upper Lakes Shipping Company's JOHN D. LEITCH is shown while loading slag at Dofasco, 9:26 a.m. 7 August 2005. The vessel was being loaded by two clamshell buckets on the crane above her. That load could take some time to complete, as only two buckets were in use on this beautiful Sunday morning.
Vessel Identification
Name:John D.leitch
Former name(s):
- Canadian Century (Until 2002 May)
Technical Data
Vessel type:Self Discharging Bulk Carrier
Gross tonnage:22,080 tons
Summer DWT:30,745 tons
Length:222 m
Beam:24 m
Draught:8.1 m

Additional Information
Home port:Toronto
Class society:Lloyd´s Shipping Register
Build year:1967
AIS Information
Last known position:
44°59’58.05” N, 74°41’15.44” W
Speed, course (heading):
3.2kts, 277° (276°)
Arrival:7th Jul 2017
21:00:21 UTC
Last update:
1 day 2 hours ago
Source:AIS (AirNav ShipTrax)

Port history
2017 July 7th, 21:00:21 UTCHamilton
2017 June 12th, 05:00:47 UTCTwo Harbors
2017 June 8th, 02:00:44 UTCBn Harbor
2017 May 3rd, 11:00:04 UTCDuluth
2017 March 30th, 18:00:45 UTCTwo Harbors
2017 March 4th, 04:00:33 UTCSuperior
2016 November 29th, 19:00:39 UTCPort Cartier
2016 November 12th, 00:00:23 UTCThunder Bay
2016 April 19th, 06:00:59 UTCSault Export Dock
2016 April 13th, 06:00:56 UTCToronto
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Photo Comments (3)

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Ilhan Kermen on Aug 19, 2005 06:42 (11 years ago)
great photo Jeff.high quality.interesting ship
Jim Gallacher on Aug 09, 2005 16:03 (11 years ago)
I agree with Matt this is a great picture, I wish I had known about the Hamilton Port Days I would certainly tried to attend, Can you or Matt let me know if it would be worthwhile taking the Hamilton Harbour boat tour, in order to get some ship pictures.
Matt Ruscher on Aug 08, 2005 06:31 (11 years ago)
wow jeff, amazing one of the best ive seen of her. and from an extremely unique view, very hard to get a decent one at this angle otherwise
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