Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Fort Henry” in chapter 14 of Admiral David D. Porter, The Naval History of the Civil War.:
...with the Essex, four iron-clads, besides the wooden gun-boats Taylor, Lexington and Conestoga, now ready for offensive operations.
On the 5th of February, after reconnoitering up the Tennessee to Fort Henry , we fired a few shots at the fort and returned towards our anchorage.
The enemy made no reply, and apparently took no notice of our shots, until we were well on our way back.
When about two, or t...
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