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Settling in for a cold winter. These two Canadian long tankers; moored at Toronto Harbor's Pier 53; won't be going anywhere for the rest of the long; cold winter as this year's shipping season winds down. The 1976 overseas shipping season came to a close last week as the last two ocean-going ships in the Port of Toronto raced to get out of the St. Lawrence Seaway system before being trapped by the freeze-up. The Port of Toronto handleld a total of 772;821 tons of overseas cargo up to Dec. 4 this year. Open in full size

Settling in for a cold winter. These two Canadian long tankers; moored at Toronto Harbor's Pier 53; won't be going anywhere for the rest of the long; cold winter as this year's shipping season winds down. The 1976 overseas shipping season came to a close last week as the last two ocean-going ships in the Port of Toronto raced to get out of the St. Lawrence Seaway system before being trapped by the freeze-up. The Port of Toronto handleld a total of 772;821 tons of overseas cargo up to Dec. 4 this year.

Picture, 1976, English

Settling in for a cold winter. These two Canadian long tankers; moored at Toronto Harbor's Pier 53; won't be going anywhere for the rest of the long; cold winter as this year's shipping season winds down. The 1976 overseas shipping season came to a close last week as the last two ocean-going ships in the Port of Toronto raced to get out of the St. Lawrence Seaway system before being trapped by the freeze-up. The Port of Toronto handleld a total of 772;821 tons of overseas cargo up to Dec. 4 this year.

Picture, 1976, English

Rights and Licenses

Toronto Star License

Provenance

From the Toronto Star Archives

File Location:

Canada - Ontario - Toronto - Harbour - Miscellaneous - 1975 - 1978

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Toronto Star Photo Archive

Call Number / Accession Number

tspa_0112739f