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and burned l>\ th- Confederate* at the evacuation of Richmond,

April. 1865.

HUNTRESS Side wheel tug, bought at Charleston in 1861. and mounted two guns. She was later condemned and sold.

HUNTSVII.U: Iron-clad, four guns; built at Mobile. She was burned by the Confederate* at the fall of that city in 1865.

INDIAN CHIEF Receiving ship at Charleston. Burned at the evacuation of that city in 1X65.

IVY Side-wheel river steamer, bought at New Orleans in 1861, and mounted two guns. She was burned by the Confederates in Yazoo river in 1863 to prevent capture.

IsENnir.A Wooden gun-boat, three guns. Burned by the Con- federates at the fall of Savannah, December, 1864.

JACKSON Tug-boat, bought at Norfolk, 1861, and mounted two guns. She was dismantled and sold in 1862.

KATK BRUCE Wooden schooner, bought in 1861 to convert into a gun-boat, but before completion she was sunk as an obstruction in the Chattahoochie river.

LADY DAVIS Iron tug, bought at Charleston, 1861, and mounted one gun. Her machinery was put in the Palmetto State and the vessel sold.

LAPWING Merchant bark, captured by the Florida, March 20, 1863, armed with two boat-howitzers and name changed to Oreto. She was set on fire and burned by her crew June 20, 1863.

LIVINGSTON Side-wheel river steamer, bought at New Orleans, 1861, and mounted six guns. Burned by Confederates in Yazoo river in 1863.

LOUISIANA Iron-clad, built at New Orleans, 1862, and mounted ten guns. She was set on fire by order of her commander and burned after the fall of New Orleans in 1862.

McREA Wooden propeller, bought at New Orleans, 1861, and mounted six gun*. She was sunk by the Confederates after the fall of that city in 1862.

MACON Wooden propeller, ten guns, built at Savannah, taken to Augusta after the fall of that city and held until the war ended.