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A trip aboard the grain barge Calemax Enterprise from Liverpool Canada dock to the former Manchester drydocks at Trafford park where the cargo is unloaded for the nearby Rank Hovis Mill. Thanks go to skipper Bob Grace of Big Ditch Shipping Co.

Leaving Gladstone lock with Henty Progress

Leaving Gladstone lock with Henty Progress

Calemax Enterprise in the Mersey

Calemax Enterprise in the Mersey

Henty Progress at Alfred lock

Henty Progress at Alfred lock

Mersey Viking & Lagan Viking at Twelve Quays

Mersey Viking & Lagan Viking at Twelve Quays

Helga Spirit at Tranmere

Helga Spirit at Tranmere

Approaching Eastham locks

Approaching Eastham locks

In Eastham 80ft lock

In Eastham 80ft lock

Clydenes at Manisty wharf

Clydenes at Manisty wharf

Catharina C at Ellesmere Port

Catharina C at Ellesmere Port

Norma & WD Severn at Ellesmere Port

Norma & WD Severn at Ellesmere Port

Norma at Ellesmere Port

Norma at Ellesmere Port

Passing Weaver sluices

Passing Weaver sluices

Old lock gates at Weston Point

Old lock gates at Weston Point

Sigas Duke at Runcorn lay-by

Sigas Duke at Runcorn lay-by

Workboat tied up in the old lock

Workboat tied up in the old lock

MSC Dainty & 250 ton crane at Runcorn docks

MSC Dainty & 250 ton crane at Runcorn docks

MSC Dainty at Runcorn docks

MSC Dainty at Runcorn docks

Calemax Enterprise under the Runcorn-Widnes bridges

Calemax Enterprise under the Runcorn-Widnes bridges

Ongoing maintenance

Ongoing maintenance

Passing Daisy Doardo on Moore straight

Passing Daisy Doardo on Moore straight

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