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Shot and Shell

Howdy folks, and welcome back to the good ol’ blog! Today’s tidbit about me is: I once went to New York City on a field trip in high school, where we had a lot of fun watching the Broadway shows “Spamalot” and “The Lion King.” We sadly didn’t get to see the Statue of Liberty […]

Monitor Log: 31 March 1862

Remarks  Monday March 31st/62   From Midnight to 4 AM  wind N.W. thick weather                                                                   Louis Stodder         From 4 to 8 A.M.  Gentle breezes from N.W. & cloudy received for the Gunners department 7 wrought iron shot & Ross sponges & rammers                                                                                                                                  Geo. Frederickson   From 8 AM toMeridian […]

Monitor Log: 29 March 1862

Remarks  Saturday March 29th/62   From Midnight to 4 A.M  Fresh breezes from east & clear weather ship very uncomfortable from quantity of water swishing over her decks                                                                                                                                                         William Flye   From 4 to 8 AM wind east 5 AM cloudy weather & AM workmen came off to work on Pilothouse                                                                                                                                                                                     E.V.Gager   From 8 to […]

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 […]