Daily Archives: October 19, 2014

October 19th
First part fresh Breezes and squally—nothing in sight, took in and made sail as necessary—at 2 PM hove too.

Middle part heavy gales and a (cross?) sea, laying too under 3 reefs in the Foresail.

Latter part more moderate but a heavy sea on. Nothing in sight.

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