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Photographer:Jeff Thoreson [View profile]Title:JOHN D. LEITCHAdded:Nov 07, 2007
Captured:IMO:6714586Hits:677
Photo Category: Great Lakes Bulkers
Description:
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
IMO:6714586
Flag:Canada
MMSI:316001701
Callsign:VGWM
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:
45°40’53.35” N, 84°20’56.69” W
Status:Underway
Speed, course (heading):
11.2kts, 98° (99°)
Destination:
Location:Duluth
Arrival:3rd May 2017
11:00:04 UTC
Last update:
5 days 11 hours ago
Source:AIS (AirNav ShipTrax)

Port history
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
2015 December 19th, 17:00:22 UTCPort Cartier
2015 December 9th, 20:00:38 UTCSault Ste. Marie On
2015 November 24th, 10:00:23 UTCBaie Comeau
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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.
Regards
Jim
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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