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Monitor Log: 8 September 1862

Remarks Sep 8/62

 

Commences & till 4

Calm.  Weather clear                                                              

S.D. Greene

 

 

From 4 to 8

light wind from the S.E & pleasant weather 

At 5.30 the Genesee went up the river. At 7.45 the coal sch[ooner]

Trade Winds came along side.                                   

William Flye

 

 

From 8 to Meridian

Wind S.E. & rainy.  Commenced coaling ship                      

Louis Stodder

 

 

From Meridian to 4

Light airs from the E[astwar]d with light showers of rain. 

Finished coaling.  Rec[eive]d 53 ½ tons                                                                                                                                                                                             Geo. Frederickson

 

 

From 4 to 6

At 5.30 the Genesee came down the river.  Wind

N & E[astwar]d weather clear                                                                                                                                                                                                                              S.D. Greene

 

 

From 6 to 8

Moderate breeze from the E & cloudy weather                    

William Flye

 

 

From 8 to Midnight

Wind & weather same                                                                       

Louis Stodder