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Empire Sandy in Lock 6

Published 15 days ago by Clay Morehead

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The Empire Sandy sailing ship downbound at Lock 6 in the Welland Canal. The Welland Canal connects Lake Erie and Lake Ontario, bypassing Niagar<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/empire-sandy-in-lock-6">...(more)</a>

Empire Sandy at Welland

Published 16 days ago by Clay Morehead

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The Empire Sandy, a large tug converted to sail, travels north through the Welland Ship canal carrying a load of party-goers.

Merritt Park Fountain

Published 25 days ago by Clay Morehead

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Merritt Park in Welland sits beside the old part of the Welland Ship Canal that connects Lake Erie and Lake Ontario, bypassing Niagara Falls. Th<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/merritt-park-fountain">...(more)</a>

Jumping in the old canal

Published 26 days ago by Clay Morehead

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In summer, the old canal is a great way to cool off since the shipping channel was diverted some years ago. It's also a great place to canoe,<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/jumping-in-the-old-canal">...(more)</a>

Beers on West Street

Published about 1 month ago by Clay Morehead

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A few locals relaxing on West Street. Thursday night is cruise night where car aficionados show off their vehicles. Just around the corner are re<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/beers-on-west-street">...(more)</a>

Port Colborne at dusk

Published about 1 month ago by Clay Morehead

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Cruise Nights in Port Colborne where antique cars gather every Thursday night during summer to show off their vehicles. The main street is shut <a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/port-colborne-at-dusk">...(more)</a>

Cruise Night with Port Camera Club

Published 2 months ago by Clay Morehead

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The Port Colborne Camera Club turns out for the 4th Cruise Night in Port Colborne. The streets are closed, and cars show up for display.

Outer Lighthouse

Published about 1 year ago by Clay Morehead

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At the outer end of the breakwater in Port Colborne, there's a lighthouse also know as "the foghorn" Before Electricity, diesel powered horns helped <a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/outer-lighthouse">...(more)</a>

Canal Days in Port Colborne

Published about 1 year ago by Clay Morehead

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Canal Days is a marine heritage festival held each year in Port Colborne at the southern end of the Welland Ship Canal. It features, tall ships<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/canal-days-replacement">...(more)</a>

Inner Lighthouse - Port Colborne

Published about 1 year ago by Clay Morehead

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The inner Lighthouse in Port Colborne stands at the Southern end of the Welland ship canal that provides passage between Lake Erie an<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/inner-lighthouse-port-colborne-1">...(more)</a>

Outer Lighthouse - Interior

Published about 1 year ago by Clay Morehead

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This foghorn sits the outer arm of the breakwater at the southern end of the Welland Canal. A navigation light and a foghorn helped guide sh<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/outer-lighthouse-interior">...(more)</a>

Inner Lighthouse - Interior

Published about 1 year ago by Clay Morehead

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The interior of the inner lighthouse in Port Colborne is in remarkably good shape in spite of many years with no occupancy. Most Lighthouses<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/inner-lighthouse-interior">...(more)</a>

Outer Lighthouse - from the platform

Published about 1 year ago by Clay Morehead

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From the light platform of the foghorn lighthouse, you can get sweeping views of the lake, Port Colborne and ships entering the south end of the Welland Canal bound for Lake Ontario

Inner Lighthouse Port Colborne

Published about 1 year ago by Clay Morehead

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The inner lighthouse in Port Colborne is in need of repair. With modern navigation aids, most lighthouses in Canada are abandoned and e<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/inner-lighthouse-port-colborne">...(more)</a>

Top Hat Ceremony

Published over 1 year ago by Clay Morehead

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When the St. Lawrence Seaway opens in the spring, the captain of the first ship downbound in the Welland Canal receives a plaque and a top hat. It'<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/top-hat-ceremony-1">...(more)</a>

Fireworks in Port Colborne

Published almost 2 years ago by Clay Morehead

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Each year at the beginning of August, the town of Port Colborne, Ontario holds a Marine Heritage Festival called Canal Days. It features art and demonstrations, and finishes with a fireworks display on the last day.

Ships making ready

Published over 2 years ago by Clay Morehead

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Its the end of February on the Great Lakes and its been an unusually warm year. For the first time in many years, Lake Erie didn't freeze. Ships ti<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/ships-making-ready">...(more)</a>

Top Hat Ceremony

Published almost 3 years ago by Clay Morehead

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The captain of the first ship to traverse the Welland Canal after the spring ice breakup on the great lakes receives a top hat, cane and plaque. The first ship northbound at Port Colborne was the Algoeast in 2011

Welland Ship Canal at Port Colborne

Published almost 3 years ago by Clay Morehead

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The town of Port Colborne Lies at the southern end of the Welland Ship Canal on Lake Erie, Canada. The shallowest of the Great Lak<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/welland-ship-canal-at-port-colborne">...(more)</a>

Oldest House in Port Colborne

Published almost 3 years ago by Clay Morehead

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The oldest house in Port Colborne is at King and Sugarloaf Streets in Port Colborne. It is currently a private home and an art gallery.