Then Captain Blaine, stationed at Fort Sewell, wrote to Warden Stout about how the quarantine is taxing him and his men. He asks for some extra men for Stonemarket and the Docks.[1]

In a newspaper article about the lifted quarantine, Blaine, now a Commissioner, waxed lyrical about the City Watch's effort to maintain the barricade. Blaine did not mention what the quarantine was protecting from, nor did he mention the ghost ship.[2] Blain was probably promoted for the work on the quarantine.


  1. Blaine letter
  2. Quarantine article