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Monitor Log: 8 June 1862

Remarks Sunday June 8th /62

 

Commences with & till 4 AM

Light airs from the N.W & cloudy weather                           

E.V. Gager

 

 

4 to 8 AM

Wind N & pleasant.  Coeur De Lion came up with the coal schooner 

7 AM St[eame]r Delaware came up with senior officer on board                                                     

Louis Stodder

 

 

8 to Meridian

Fair breeze from North & clear cool weather

11 St[eame]r Island Belle came down the river                                                                                 

Geo. Frederickson

 

 

Meridian to 4 P.M

Wind & weather same.  St[eame]r Delaware & Island Belle went up the river                                                                                                                                 William Flye

 

 

4 to 6 P.M

Fresh breeze from N & cloudy weather.  4.30 Gunboat Aroostook

went up the river                                                                                                                    

E.V. Gager

 

 

6 to 8 P.M

Wind N.E & cloudy                                                               

Louis Stodder

 

 

8 to Midnight 

Strong breeze from N.E. with squalls & cloudy weather                                                                                                                                                       Geo. Frederickson