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Monitor Log: 27 March 1862

Remarks Thursday Mch 27th/62

 

From Midnight to 4 AM weather getting clear wind NW

swung to the flood at 2 AM                                      

                                                                                                            Louis N Stodder

 

From 4 to 8 AM fine & pleasant weather.  light breezes from

the northward received 5 wrought iron shot on board                                              

                                                                                                            Geo. Frederickson

 

From 8 to Meridian Clear & pleasant wind light from N                                                                              

                                                                                                            William Flye

From Meridian to4 PM         

Winds E.N.E. and fine weather

Mechanics employed on board. Delivered the 1st cutter to Mr. [illegible]

with oars & rudder to use      

                                                                                                            E.V.Gager

 

From 4 to 6 P.M.

Wind E.N.E. and fine weather                                              

                                                                                                            Louis N Stodder

 

From 6 to 8 PM

Pleasant clear weather light airs from Southd.

Picket boats proceeded by to their stations                                                               

                                                                                                            Geo. Frederickson

 

From 8 PM to Midnight

Clear weather and April-breeze from the Southd       

                                                                                                            William Flye