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Monitor Log: 26 March 1862

Remarks Wednesday Mch. 26th


From Midnight to 4 AM fine pleasant weather with light airs

from northward swung to ebb at 4 AM                                 

                                                                                                            Geo. Frederickson


From 4 to 8 AM calm clear & pleasant  received on

board 3 wrought iron shot                                                                 

                                                                                                            William Flye


From 8 to Meridian Light airs wind NE. cloudy weather

At 10 AM schooner came alongside with coal  received 10

tons during this watch                                   



From Meridian to 4 PM  Weather thick with snow squalls wind

to the eastward rece’d 15 tons            of coal                                                                                               

                                                                                                            Louis Stodder


From 4 to 6 PM Weather thick wind N.E. receiv’d 7

tons  coal & finished                                                  

                                                                                                            Geo. Frederickson


From 6 to 8 P.M.

Calm & cloudy                                                                       

                                                                                                            William Flye


From 8 to Midnight  Calm cloudy & very dark