Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Sewell's Point” in chapter 12 of Admiral David D. Porter, The Naval History of the Civil War.:

... of this it is useless to repine. As the squadron lay quiet, little dreaming of the danger that was so near, three small steamers were reported to the senior officer at 12:45 P. M. coming around Sewell's Point . It was soon ascertained by her large smoke stack that one of these vessels was the Merrimac, and great excitement prevailed. Signal was made to the Minnesota to slip her cables, get underway and...

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Sewell's Point (Virginia, United States) 915 40 7 0 0 user votes

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