by the Colorado, Wabash, Susquehanna, Powhatan, Juniata, Shenandoah, Ticonderoga, Vanderbilt, Mackinaw, and Tuscarora, eleven heavy vessels.
The Santiago de Cuba led the third line, followed in order by the Fort Jackson, Osceola, Sassacus, Chippewa, Cuyler, Maratanza, Rhode Island, Monticello, Alabama, Montgomery, and Iosco, twelve vessels.
The Vance led the reserve division, followed in order by the Britannia, Tristram Shandy, Lillian, Fort Donelson, Wilderness, Aries, Buckingham, Nansemond, Little Ada, Eolus, and Republic, the two last being despatch boats, twelve vessels.
The lines above form a total of forty-eight vessels, the ironclads, not yet mentioned, being five in number.
The reader will bear in mind the very effective broadside battery of the Ironsides (seven Xi-inch shell-guns and one Viii-inch rifle), and that the Monadnock with her two turrets was equivalent in force to two monitors such as the Canonicus, Saugus, and Mahopac, of more recent construction than
211, 218, 228
Morley, Captain M. B., 179
Morris Island, 117, 122, 125, 128, 130, 134 et seq., 141, 145, 156
Morse, the, 177, 183 et seq., 186, 189
Morton, the, Confederate steamer, captured, 70
Mount Vernon, the, 175, 210 et seq., 218
Mullan, Assistant Engineer, 218, 221
Murdaugh, Lieutenant, 170
Murray, Lieutenant-Commanding A., 177 et seq., 185, 187, 189
Mystic, the, U. S. steamer, 7
Nahant, the, 87 et seq., 92, 97 et seq., 117, 125, 127, 131
Nansemond, the, 210, 229
Nantucket, the, 90, 92, 96, 128 et seq.
Nashville, the, Confederate vessel, destruction of, 85 et seq., 121
Naval attack, plan of, 232
Negroes, rejoicing at Beaufort, 34 et seq.; desolation of, at Hutchinson's Island, 37 et seq.; as spies, 43
Nereus, the, 228
Newbern, 189 et seq.
Newbury, Taylor C., 80
New Hampshire, regiment of: Fourth, 46, 59
New Ironsides, the, U. S. vessel, 83, 91 et seq., 96, 100, 104 et seq., 109 et seq. 116, 127 et seq.