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Daily Archives: March 3, 2012

Monitor Log: 3 March 1862

Yippee!  My favorite logbook entry!   On March 3rd, 1862, the Monitor was ready for her next sea trials. The logbook for that day read thus:   Remarks March 3/62 From Midnight to 4 Am. Weather light & clear wind from N                                                                                                 G Frederickson   From 4 to 8 AM. Wind & weather same                   […]