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JOURNAL OF ADVENTURES

WITH

THE BRITISH ARMY,

FROM

THE COMMENCEMENT OF THE WAR

TO THE TAKING OF SEBASTOPOL.

BY

GEORGE CAVENDISH TAYLOR,

LATE 95TH REGIMENT.

IN TWO VOLUMES.

VOL. II.

LONDON:
HURST AND BLACKETT, PUBLISHERS,
SUCCESSORS TO HENRY COLBURN,
13, GREAT MARLBOROUGH STREET.

1856.

120253 B

PRINTED BY CHARLES BEVAN AND SON, STREET'S BUILDINGS, CHAPEL STREET, GROSVENOR SQUARE.

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MY JOURNAL.

CHAPTER I.

ENTRANCE INTO THE SEA OF AZOFF.

May 25th.–ABOUT eight o'clock a.m. I saw our troops marching in from the country along the edge of the bay, and entering the town. Soon after large volumes of smoke issued from some large buildings with tall chimneys attached, and which looked like factories. All the morning was employed in sounding for a channel into the Sea of Azoff, and it was buoyed down by Mr. Williams, the master of the Miranda. The battery on the

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