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Monitor Log: 11 March 1862

Tuesday March 11th/62



From Meridian to 4 AM fine clear weather,

Bright lookout kept                                                                           

                                                                                                            Geo Frederickson


From 4 to 8 AM weather same,  7 AM

got underweigh & proceeded to coal hulk


                                                                                                            J. Webber


From 8 to Meridian fine clear weather                                              

                                                                                                            Louis N Stodder

From Meridian to 4 PM fine clear weather.

finished coaling & proceeded to Newport News.                              

                                                                                                            Geo Frederickson


From 4 to 6 PM fine clear weather.

cruising off Newport News.                                                              

                                                                                                            J. Webber


6 to 8 PM weather same.  At 7 PM left

Newport News for Fort Monroe.                                                     

                                                                                                            Louis N Stodder


From 8 to Midnight fine clear weather

At 8.30 came to anchor off Fort Monroe

Bright lookout kept.                                                                          

                                                                                                            Geo Frederickson