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November 21, 2017

The U.S. Corps of Engineers is dredging again. They took care of the river channel in October, and now they’re at work in Wolf River Harbor.

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I assume that big crane is what lifts and lowers the big pipes that form the pipeline for the dredged-out silt and mud to be moved.

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A small white tug drags a section of pipeline behind it.

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nother tug moves into position.

 

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In the foreground are a number of pipes that aren’t in use yet.


American Queen - Natalie

American Queen Docking

Monday, December 18th 4:00 am

Greenbelt Park

The American Queen will arrive in Memphis at Greenbelt ParkĀ at 4:00 a.m. and will depart that evening at 5:00 p.m. The ultimate in leisure travel is found aboard a luxury riverboat floating lazily down the Lower Mississippi. This historic vessel offers every amenity one would expect to find on an ocean cruise or at a […]

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