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[131] 1861; burned by Confederates on Lake Pontchartrain, 1862, to avoid capture.

Patrick Henry—Side-wheel merchant steamer Yorktown; seized at Richmond, 1861; mounted ten guns; burned by Confederates at Richmond, 1865.

Plymouth—Sailing sloop of war; seized by the Confederates at the Gosport navy-yard, 1861; burned at the evacuation of Norfolk, 1862.

Polk—Side-wheel river steamer, mounted seven guns; burned by Confederates in Yazoo river in 1863, to avoid capture.

PHOeNIX—Iron-clad floating battery, at Mobile. Burned by the Confederates at the fall of that city in 1865.

Pontchartrain—Side-wheel river steamer, mounted seven guns. Burned by Confederates in 1863 on the Arkansas river.

Queen of the West—Iron-protected ram. Captured from the Federals, February 14th, 1863, in Red river and sunk in battle in Atchafalaya river in April, 1863.

Raleigh—Iron-clad, four guns; built at Wilmington in 1864 and wrecked on Wilmington bar, May 7, 1864.

Rappahannock—Side-wheel river steamer, formerly the Saint Nicholas. Captured at Point Lookout, June 29, 1861, mounted one gun. Burned by the Confederates at Fredericksburg, April, 1862.

Rappahannock-Cruiser, formerly the British gun-boat Victoria. Purchased at London in 1863 and taken to Calais, but on account of complications with the French Government she never put to sea, and was finally sold in 1864.

Resolute—Wooden gun-boat, one gun. Destroyed by Federal field battery at the fall of Savannah in 1864.

Richmond—Iron-clad, four guns. Launched at Gosport Navy Yard in 1862 and burned by Confederates at the evacuation of Richmond, April, 1865.

Roanoke—Iron tug, formerly the Raleigh. Bought in Norfolk in 1861 and mounted one gun. Burned at Richmond upon the evacution of that city.

Savannah—Iron-clad, four guns. Built at Savannah and burned by the Confederates at the evacuation of that city in December, 1864.

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