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

...gines breaking down, she was obliged to return to Norfolk. On the 8th of May the Merrimac again appeared and found the Monitor, Galena, Nantucket and a number of heavy ships shelling the works at Sewell's Point ; but on the appearance of the iron-clad they all returned below Fortress Monroe. Tatnall stood direct for the Monitor, which retreated with the other vessels, the Merrimac and consorts following cl...

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