2. Atlantic Swordfish is a former Boabarge 18, built in 2000 in China.
3. The barge has an emergency pickup line trailing aft.
4. Atlantic Larch has been away from Halifax since summer.[file photo]
Atlantic Hemlock left Halifax today after a spell doing harbour work here since October 11.
Earlier this morning Atlantic Larch returned to port with the barge Atlantic Swordfish in tow. Larch immediately returned to harbour work and Atlantic Hemlock left this afternoon towing the Swordfish for Saint John. The barge was carryhing a large J.D.Irving Ltd crane, and had reportedly been working in Newfoundland.