ifficulties, and on the 12th of January the fleet had sailed in three columns, accompanied by the transports.
The Brooklyn led the first line, followed in order by the Mohican, Tacony, Kansas, Yantic, Unadilla, Huron, Maumee, Pequot, Pawtuxet, Seneca, Pontoosuc, and Nereus, thirteen vessels.
The Minnesota led the second line, followed in order by the Colorado, Wabash, Susquehanna, Powhatan, Juniata, Shenandoah, Ticonderoga, Vanderbilt, Mackinaw, and Tuscarora, eleven heavy vessels.
The aving more vessels in position.
The following day (18th), in order to get more batteries to bear, at 8 A. M. the monitor Montauk led, followed by the Mackinaw, Huron, Sassacus, Pontoosuc, Maratanza, Lenapee, Unadilla, Pawtuxet, Osceola, Shawmut, Seneca, Nyack, Chippewa, and Little Ada. They anchored in position and maintained a heavy fire during the day. At 3 P. M. the fort no longer replied, but the fire was maintained by the fleet until after dark, and throughout the night with diminished int
an, Captain S. C., 128, 137, 146, 165, 172, 177, 179; at Roanoke Island, 182 et seq., 185 et seq.; at Newbern, 189 et seq.
Sabine, the, U. S. frigate, 6, 17
St. Andrew's Inlet, 48 et seq.
St. Augustine, Fla., surrendered to Captain Rodgers, 55 et seq., 59 et seq.
St. Louis, the, U. S. sloop, 6
St. Mary's, Ga., 53
Sampson, Lieutenant William T., 155
Sanborn, Ensign, 149
San Jacinto, the, U. S. steamer, 7
Santiago de Cuba, the, U. S. vessel, 218, 225, 228
Seneca, the, U. S. vessel, 16, 19 et seq., 23, 25, 29, 33, 35, 38 et seq., 43 et seq., 50, 69 et seq., 84, 89, 128, 217, 228, 242
Saratoga, the, U. S. sloop, 150
Sassacus, the, 204, 207 et seq., 218, 228, 242 et seq.
Saugus, the, 229
Savannah. 11; menaced, 47 et seq., 88, 153 et seq.
Schimmelfenning, General, 149
Schofield, General, 242
Scott, Lieutenant--Commanding, 129
Scroggs, Lieutenant, 185, 192
Sea Bird, the, Confederate ship, 184 et seq.
Selfridge, Commander, 2