Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Portsmouth” in chapter 2 of Admiral David D. Porter, The Naval History of the Civil War.:

...she was one vast sheet of flame. In quick succession the trains to the other ships and buildings were ignited and the surrounding country brilliantly illuminated. The inhabitants of Norfolk and Portsmouth , roused from their slumber, looked with awe at the work of destruction, and mothers clasping their children to their breasts bewailed the fate that cut them and their offspring off from their support...

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Portsmouth (New Hampshire, United States) 470 0 134 0 0 user votes
Portsmouth (United Kingdom) 107 0 13 0 0 user votes
Portsmouth (Dominica) 0 0 0 0 0 user votes
Portsmouth (Iowa, United States) 0 0 0 0 0 user votes
Portsmouth (Kentucky, United States) 0 0 0 0 0 user votes
Portsmouth (Virginia, United States) 0 0 0 0 0 user votes

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