The Compass and the Buffalo | ref.no. 7503618 | This wide angle pictorialized panorama features the Algoma Buffalo and the Algoma Compass laid up for the winter in the port of Owen Sound: [on left] Originally named the Buffalo, this 634’ freighter was built in 1978 by Bay Shipbuilding Co. (Sturgeon Bay, WI). In late 2017 she was sold to the Algoma Central Corp. (St. Catharines, ON) and renamed the Algoma Buffalo. [on right] Originally named the Roger M. Kyes, this 680’ freighter was built in 1973 for the American Steamship Co (Williamsville, NY). The Kyes was sold in 1989 and renamed the Adam E. Cornelius, and in 2017 she was again sold, this time to Algoma Central Corp where she was reflagged as a Canadian vessel and renamed the Algoma Compass.