This day commences with fresh gales, and a heavy sea breaking over us at 4 PM hove too under reefed foresail.
Middle Part thick rainy weather at 4 AM set the Mainsail with 2 reefs in it.
Latter part same as before, no observations this day.
From the Schooner Mammoth Logs, 1814. MS 3082, H. Furlong Baldwin Library, Maryland Historical Society.