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Monitor Log: 27 August 1862

Remarks Wednesday Aug 27th 62


Commences & till 4 Calm & weather clear                                                                




From 4 to 8

Calm & cloudy weather                                                                     

WF. William Flye



From 8 to Meridian

Calm & cloudy.  At 10 Signal was made from the Flag ship

to get under weigh.  at 10.30 got under weigh and in company with the fleet

proceeded up the river to City P[oin]t. and anchored                                                           

Louis Stodder




From Meridian to 4

Light winds & cloudy weather                                                          

      GF.  Geo. Frederickson



From 4 to 6

Wind baffling weather squally & rainy                                 

SDG  S.D. Greene



From 6 to 8

Light winds from S.E & rainy weather                                 

WF.  William Flye



From 8 to Midnight

Calm & Cloudy                                                                                  

Louis Stodder