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|"Our Prize Fleet, consisting of British Vessels captured while trying to run the Blockade."
Engraving published in "Harper's Weekly", July-December 1862 volume. It depicts (from left to right) the blockade runners Petrel, Memphis, Elizabeth, Ella Warly, Patras, Alliance, Ann, Stettin, Circassian and Tubal Cain. Three of these vessels, Memphis, Stettin and Circassian later served in the U.S. Navy.
US Navy History and Heritage Command photo # NH 59365.
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|"Capture of the Anglo-Confederate steamer Aries off Bull's Bay, near Charleston, S. C., by the United States gunboat Stettin."
Frank Leslie Famous Leaders and Battle Scenes of the Civil War (New York, NY: Mrs. Frank Leslie, 1896)
Depicts the capture by USS Stettin of the British blockade runner SS Aries, 28 March 1863, off Bull's Bay, S.C., with a cargo of liquor.
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