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Release of #65 Freighters


Great Lakes-Seaway Review July-September 2021

Brendan Falkowski from Shipwatcher News was recently featured as a guest writer for the “Generations” column of Great Lakes-Seaway Review in the July-September 2021 edition. Check out the article at this link. See page 53.


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