Daily Archives: October 12, 2014

October 12th
First part light breezes and moderate, nothing in sight. Watch Employed in putting thing to right.

Middle part light airs and pleasant weather.

Latter part same. At 7 AM saw a ship standing to the Eastward. All the watch Employed in repairing the Mainsail. At 10 AM saw a ship to windward.

From the Schooner Mammoth Logs, 1814. MS 3082, H. Furlong Baldwin Library, Maryland Historical Society.