Wednesday, July 1, 2015
Saginaw River Passages - June 29th - July 1st
There have been a number of vessel passages on the Saginaw River in the past three days. Monday saw the arrival of two vessels. Manitowoc made her first visit of the season to the Saginaw River, arriving with a split cargo for the Bay City and Saginaw Wirt Stone Docks. Later in the day the Olive L. Moore - Lewis J. Kuber called on the Burroughs Materials Dock in Zilwaukee. On Tuesday, the tug Spartan and tank barge Spartan II called on the Port Fisher Fertilizer dock in Bay City, unloading for Dow/Oxy. Wednesday saw the arrival of the sailing vessels Nina and Pinta, docking at Veteran's Memorial Park in the Downtown Bay City Area. The replica's of the famous vessels they represent will be in Bay City through the holiday weekend and open for tours.