33 relations: American Civil War, American Revolution, Barque, Blockade runner, Blockship, Breakwater (structure), Charles Henry Davis, Charleston Harbor, Charleston, South Carolina, Confederate States of America, E. Lee Spence, East Indiaman, Edgartown, Massachusetts, Fairhaven, Massachusetts, Gunboat, Harper's Weekly, Herman Melville, Isle of Palms, South Carolina, Morris Island, Mystic, Connecticut, Nantucket, New Bedford, Massachusetts, Robert E. Lee, Rodney French, Royal Navy, Salem witch trials, Samuel Francis Du Pont, Tybee Island, Georgia, Union (American Civil War), Union Army, Union blockade, Union Navy, Whaler.
The American Civil War, widely known in the United States as simply the Civil War as well as other sectional names, was a civil war fought from 1861 to 1865 to determine the survival of the Union or independence for the Confederacy.
New!!: Stone Fleet and American Civil War ·
The American Revolution was a political upheaval that took place between 1765 and 1783 during which colonists in the Thirteen American Colonies rejected the British monarchy and aristocracy, overthrew the authority of Great Britain, and founded the United States of America.
New!!: Stone Fleet and American Revolution ·
A barque, barc, or bark is a type of sailing vessel with three or more masts having the fore- and mainmasts rigged square and only the mizzen (the aftermost mast) rigged fore-and-aft.
New!!: Stone Fleet and Barque ·
A blockade runner is usually a lighter-weight ship used for evading a naval blockade of a port or strait, as opposed to confronting the blockaders to break the blockade.
New!!: Stone Fleet and Blockade runner ·
A blockship is a ship deliberately sunk to prevent a river, channel, or canal from being used.
New!!: Stone Fleet and Blockship ·
Breakwaters are structures constructed on coasts as part of coastal defense or to protect an anchorage from the effects of both weather and longshore drift.
Charles Henry Davis (January 16, 1807 – February 18, 1877) was a Rear Admiral in the United States Navy.
New!!: Stone Fleet and Charles Henry Davis ·
The Charleston Harbor is an inlet (8 sq mi/20.7 km²) of the Atlantic Ocean at Charleston, South Carolina.
New!!: Stone Fleet and Charleston Harbor ·
Charleston is the oldest and second-largest city in the U.S. state of South Carolina, the county seat of Charleston County, and the principal city in the Charleston–North Charleston–Summerville Metropolitan Statistical Area.
The Confederate States of America (CSA or C.S.), commonly referred to as the Confederacy, was a confederation of secessionist American states existing from 1861 to 1865.
Edward Lee Spence (born 1947 in Germany) is a pioneer in underwater archaeology who studies shipwrecks and sunken treasure.
New!!: Stone Fleet and E. Lee Spence ·
East Indiaman was a general name for any sailing ship operating under charter or licence to any of the East India Companies of the major European trading powers of the 17th through the 19th centuries.
New!!: Stone Fleet and East Indiaman ·
Edgartown is a town located on Martha's Vineyard in Dukes County, Massachusetts, United States.
Fairhaven is a town in Bristol County, Massachusetts, United States.
A gunboat is a naval watercraft designed for the express purpose of carrying one or more guns to bombard coastal targets, as opposed to those military craft designed for naval warfare, or for ferrying troops or supplies.
New!!: Stone Fleet and Gunboat ·
Harper's Weekly (A Journal of Civilization) was an American political magazine based in New York City.
New!!: Stone Fleet and Harper's Weekly ·
Herman Melville (August 1, 1819 – September 28, 1891) was an American novelist, writer of short stories, and poet from the American Renaissance period.
New!!: Stone Fleet and Herman Melville ·
Isle of Palms is a city in Charleston County, South Carolina, United States.
Morris Island is an 840 acre (3.4 km²) uninhabited island in Charleston Harbor in South Carolina, accessible only by boat.
New!!: Stone Fleet and Morris Island ·
Mystic is a village and census-designated place (CDP) in New London County, Connecticut, in the United States.
New!!: Stone Fleet and Mystic, Connecticut ·
Nantucket is an island south of Cape Cod, in the American state of Massachusetts.
New!!: Stone Fleet and Nantucket ·
New Bedford is a city in Bristol County, Massachusetts, United States.
Robert Edward Lee (January 19, 1807 – October 12, 1870) was an American soldier known for commanding the Confederate Army of Northern Virginia in the American Civil War from 1862 until his surrender in 1865.
New!!: Stone Fleet and Robert E. Lee ·
Rodney French was an American abolitionist, politician, and merchant who served as Mayor of New Bedford, Massachusetts.
New!!: Stone Fleet and Rodney French ·
The Royal Navy (RN) is the United Kingdom's principal naval warfare force.
New!!: Stone Fleet and Royal Navy ·
The Salem witch trials were a series of hearings and prosecutions of people accused of witchcraft in colonial Massachusetts between February 1692 and May 1693.
New!!: Stone Fleet and Salem witch trials ·
Samuel Francis Du Pont (September 27, 1803 – June 23, 1865) was a Rear Admiral in the United States Navy, and a member of the prominent Du Pont family.
Tybee Island is an island and city in Chatham County, Georgia, near the city of Savannah in the southeastern United States.
During the American Civil War, the Union was the term used to refer to the United States of America, and specifically to the national government and the 20 free states and five border slave states which supported it.
The Union Army was the land force that fought for the Union during the American Civil War, which lasted from 1861 to 1865.
New!!: Stone Fleet and Union Army ·
The Union blockade in the American Civil War was a naval strategy by the United States to prevent the Confederacy from trading.
New!!: Stone Fleet and Union blockade ·
The Union Navy is the label applied to the United States Navy (USN) during the American Civil War, to contrast it from its direct opponent, the Confederate States Navy (CSN).
New!!: Stone Fleet and Union Navy ·
A whaler or whaling ship is a specialized ship, designed for whaling, the catching and/or processing of whales.
New!!: Stone Fleet and Whaler ·
Corea (ship), Frances Henrietta, Herald (ship), L C Richmond, L. C. Richmond, L.C. Richmond, LC Richmond, Peter DeMill, Stone fleet, USS Cossack (1861), USS Frances Henrietta, USS Harvest, USS Harvest (1861), USS Kensington (1861), USS L. C. Richmond, USS L. C. Richmond (1861), USS Leonidas (1861), USS Lewis (1861), USS Margaret Scott, USS Margaret Scott (1861), USS Maria Theresa, USS Maria Theresa (1861), USS Peter Demill, USS Peter Demill (1861), USS Sarah M. Kemp, USS Sarah M. Kemp (1861), USS William Lee, USS William Lee (1836), William Lee (ship), Wm. Lee.