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Monitor Log: 25 April 1862

Remarks Friday April 25th /62

 

From Midnight to 4 A.M.

Commences & untill 4 AM Fresh breezes from eastward and

cloudy weather, water was washing over the Deck fearfully                        

E.V. Gager

 

 

From 4 to 8 AM

Wind & weather same Tugboat Gen Wool parted her hawser alongside got her

 well made fast with spare line                                                          

Louis N. Stodder

 

 

From 8 AM to Meridian

Light breeze from eastward & cloudy                                   

Geo. Frederickson

 

 

From Meridian to 4 P.M.

Fresh breezes from N.E. & cloudy weather              

William Flye

 

 

From 4 to 6 P.M.

Wind & weather same                                                

E.V. Gager

 

 

 

From 6 to 8 P.M.

Wind & weather same                                                

Louis N Stodder

 

 

From 8 to Midnight

Wind east, very dark & cloudy weather                    

Geo. Frederickson