Merrimac and its incidents. An epic poem by Caverly, Robert Boodey

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Statementby Robert B. Caverly.
LC ClassificationsPS1274.C7 M4 1866
The Physical Object
Pagination80 numb. l.
Number of Pages80
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL177043M
LC Control Numbera 14002866

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Boston, Innes & Niles, Printers. I live on the Merrimac 15 miles from where this tale starts. I did not know anything about this, never her about her, not a clue.

Very glad I stumbled on this book at the CPL book fair this fall as it is a well-written tale that sneakily inserts a colonial history lesson that is /5(61). History of Amesbury: Including the First Seventeen Years of Salisbury, to the Separation in ; and Merrimac, from Its Incorporation in Joseph Merrill Press of F.

Stiles, - Amesbury (Mass.) - Reviews: 1. USS Merrimack, also improperly Merrimac, was a steam frigate, best known as the hull upon which the ironclad warship CSS Virginia was constructed during the American Civil CSS Virginia then took part in the Battle of Hampton Roads (also known as "the Battle of the Monitor and the Merrimack") in the first engagement between ironclad warships.

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There is no. The Merrimac and its incidents. An epic poem Also available in digital form. Contributor: Caverly, Robert Boodey. The Merrimac could not follow the Monitor into those shallow waters, so thinking the Monitor was retreating, she withdrew toward Sewell's Point.

Seeing this, Greene thought the Merrimac was retreating. Topps Civil War News baseball card Destruction at Sea: Monitor vs.

Merrimac--Mar. 9, There was no rematch. The Battle of Hampton Roads, also referred to as the Battle of the Monitor and Merrimack (or Virginia) or the Battle of Ironclads, was a naval battle during the American Civil War.

It was fought over two days, March 8–9,in Hampton Roads, a roadstead in Virginia where the Elizabeth and Nansemond rivers meet the James River just before it enters Chesapeake Bay adjacent to the city of.

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Cornubia).She was an iron paddle-steamer with two stacks "hinged for lowering," a short foremast only, which could be bark-rigged, and was said to have done 18 knots on her trials.

Naturally, then, the Government of the Union looked longingly for its capture, to give fresh hope and much-needed encouragement to the North, and to strike a heavy blow at the rebellion.

The most dramatic conflict between the Monitor and the Merrimac, with its incidents and consequences, gave to the Navy Department the hope that its turret. The Merrimac Fire Station was built in the early s, and was originally used as an old trolley car barn.

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The extraordinary incidents connected with it, the coincidences, the surprises and the successes achieved by both sides, form the topic of conversation. The Merrimac's power was well known. Underway for Key West the next day, Merrimac ran into still worse weather which she fought until turning north on the 14th to seek the first port.

On the afternoon of the 15th Acting Master William Earle ordered the crew to abandon ship after its tiller had broken, two. COVID UPDATES COVID UPDATES Click here for Merrimac's COVID Updates Website Create an Account - Increase your productivity, customize your experience, and. Merrimack, NH crime, fire and public safety news and events, police & fire department updates.

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Search results 1 - 25 of I've read neither Monitor nor Virginia (Merrimac) fought to its full capacity. So the story goes, that morning Virginia carried explosive shells for her guns to continue her battle with the wooden ships of the Union blockade instead of solid shot better suited against armor.

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Monday - Friday 8am-6pm. Saturday - 9am-5pm. Sunday - 10am-4pm. The Merrimac can do no damage to a vessel or fort, unless within a half mile, on account of the lowness of her guns, which are barely above the level of the water in a gale she would be powerless.

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This story is a work of fiction. Names, characters, locations and incidents are either the results of the writer’s imagination or if they are real they are used fictitiously.The central incidents on which the personal narratives hang include the Monitor-Merrimac battle, ""Stonewall'' Jackson's diversionary maneuvers in the Shenandoah Valley and Lee's daring.

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