Confederate Railroads Original Documents 1862

July - September

Below are transcripts of original documents of the Confederate government related to railroads and their issues, original documents of the railroads themselves, newspaper articles and any other Southern documents written during the War.  My comments, additions, or corrections are {entered thus}.  

Original Documents Sources and Comments

 
1862 (April, May, June) This Page 1862 (October, November, December)
July, 1862
OR Series 1, Vol. 16, Part 2, Page 716 Plan to burn bridges
NA, LS 7-1-62 Locomotive Shop will require 15 tons pig iron each of the next two months
NA, QMR 7-1-62 Howard needs wagons because of canal break
NP, AC 7-1-62 Georgia RR schedule
NP, AC 7-1A-62 Augusta & Savannah RR schedule
NP, RD 7-1-62 Accident on the Richmond & Danville RR
NP, VW 7-1-62 Southern of Mississippi RR schedule during the bombardment of Vicksburg
UA, N&MB 7-1-62 Give preference to railroad iron
NA, QMR 7-2-62 Sharp informs QMG he has facilities offered in Raleigh for Locomotive Shop
NA, QMR 7-2A-62 Western & Atlantic RR wants bonds converted to notes
NP, ASCY 7-2-62 Western & Atlantic RR schedule
NP, ASCY 7-2A-62 Macon  Western RR schedule
NP, NC 7-2-62 Mississippi & Tennessee RR train saved
NP, RD 7-2-62 Saving a bridge and a locomotive
NP, RR 7-2-62 A passenger car completed
NP, RR 7-2A-62 Raleigh & Gaston RR dividend declared
NP, RSTD 7-2-62 Observations on the Raleigh & Gaston RR and the North Carolina RR
NP, RSTD 7-2A-62 Johnston's run for Governor of North Carolina
NP, WJ 7-2-62 Accident on the Wilmington & Weldon RR
NA, QMR 7-3-62 Must North Carolina RR cars remain on that road
NP, GP 7-3-62 Reasons for the condition of the North Carolina RR
NP, RW 7-3-62 Reopening the Richmond & York River RR
ORN Series 2, Vol. 2, Page 210 Making contracts for rails
NP, ACT 7-4-62 Mississippi Central RR accident
NA, PIW 7-4-62 Locomotive and car repairs
NP, RD 7-4-62 Accident on the Richmond & Danville RR
NA, S&P 7-4-62 Construction of two cars
NA, S&M 7-4-62 Instructions for Col. Tate in completing the Alabama & Mississippi Rivers RR
OR Series 1, Vol. 17, Part 2, Page 637 Instructions for Col. Tate in completing the Alabama & Mississippi Rivers RR
NP, RE 7-4-62 Railroad accident
NA, M&W 7-5-62 Cars in Macon
NA, PIW 7-5-62 Repair of 19 cars
NA, QMR 7-5-62 Macon & Western RR in need of funds
NP, RE 7-5-62 Railroad accident
NP, RR 7-5-62 Railroad accident
NP, RD 7-5-62 Captured locomotive arrives in Richmond
NP, RD 7-5A-62 Richmond & Danville RR runaway
NA, SAG 7-6-62 Special train
NA, A&F 7-7-62 Iron movement on the Alabama & Florida (of Florida) RR
NA, ET&V 7-7-62 Train guards on East Tennessee & Virginia RR
NA, R&P 7-7-62 Locomotive and 6 cars of machinery hauled on the Richmond & Petersburg RR
NP, CM 7-7-62 Port Royal RR annual meeting
NP, SMR 7-7-62 Alabama & Tennessee River RR freight times
NA, QM 7-8-62 Capt. Sharp to explain how he got iron from Tredegar
NA, RR 7-8-62 Train guards on the East Tennessee & Virginia RR
NA, RR 7-8A-62 Pig iron shipped to Richmond
NP, ASCY 7-8-62 Accident on the Western & Atlantic RR
NP, RD 7-8-62 Accident on the Virginia Central RR
NP, RD 7-8A-62 Accident on the Western & Atlantic RR
NP, SFU 7-8-62 Counterfeit Western & Atlantic RR notes
NP, WJ 7-8-62 Weekly car for donation for the army in Virginia
NP, WJ 7-8A-62 Accident on the Western & Atlantic RR
NA, LS 7-9-62 Corn
NA, M&W 7-9-62 Cars in Macon
NA, QM 7-9-62 Protection for the Virginia Central RR
NA, QMR 7-9-62 Sharp informed Allen is building cars
NA, QMR 7-9A-62 No freight backed up in Charleston
NP, HT 7-9-62 1 3/4 mile track-laying job in Texas
NP, RE 7-9-62 Operations resuming on the Virginia Central RR
NP, RR 7-9-62 North Carolina RR dividend declared
NP, RSTD 7-9-62 North Carolina RR and its dividend
NP, RSTD 7-9A-62 New Raleigh & Gaston RR train started
NP, RSTD 7-9B-62 Reason for opposition to Johnston as Governor
NP, RSTD 7-9C-62 Declaration of North Carolina RR dividend
OR Series 1, Vol. 17, Part 2, Page 644 Completing the Selma and Meridian link
NA, N&C 7-10-62 Train demanded
NA, RR 7-16-63 Repairing and running temporary track at Corinth
NP, ASCY 7-10-62 Freight rate increase on the Western & Atlantic RR
NP, CM 7-10-62 Restoring the Richmond & York River RR
NP, GP 7-10-62 Reasons for the condition of the North Carolina RR
NP, RD 7-10-62 Repairs to the Virginia Central RR
NP, RD 7-10A-62 Richmond & Danville RR hospital in Richmond
NP, RE 7-10-62 Repairs to the Virginia Central RR
NP, WJ 7-10-62 North Carolina RR dividend
UG, W&A 7-10-62 Forging needed at Western & Atlantic RR shops
OR Series 1, Vol. 17, Part 2, Page 726 Road preoccupied moving troops
NA, ENG 7-11-62 Transportation for slaves
NA, PLCW 7-11-62 Petersburg Locomotive & Car Works sale of windlass for CSA balloon
NA, QMR 7-11-62 Reviewing Wilmington RR accounts
NA, RR 7-11-62 Purchase of produce
NA, SWR 7-11-62 Repairing the Richmond & York River RR
NP, RE 7-11-62 Hospital in the Richmond & Danville RR shops
NP, RE 7-11A-62 Accident on the Richmond & Danville RR
NP, RD 7-11-62 Various items
NP, WJ 7-11-62 60 miles of Wilmington, Charlotte & Rutherford RR put under contract
AL, A&MR 7-12A-62 Will you exempt slaves within 10 miles of the Alabama & Mississippi Rivers RR from being drafted for river defenses?
AL, A&MR 7-12-62 Slaves must be impressed from the line of work on the Alabama & Mississippi Rivers RR
NA, QM 7-12A-62 Recovering abandoned enemy property
NA, SWR 7-12-62 Repairing the Richmond & York River RR
NP, ASCY 7-12-62 More on Western & Atlantic RR accident
NP, MAP 7-12-62 Vicksburg, Shreveport & Texas RR bridge out
NP, MAP 7-12A-62 Mississippi & Tennessee RR schedule
NP, MT 7-12-62 More information on the Western & Atlantic RR collision
NP, MT 7-12A-62 More information on the Western & Atlantic RR collision
NA, ENG 7-13-62 Transportation for logs
NA, LS 7-13-62 Iron for the Locomotive Shop
NA, QMR 7-13-62 QM for Junction
NA, ENG 7-14-62 Pass a message
NA, NOJ&GN 7-14-62 Train guard
NA, QMR 7-14-62 An officer to work under Myers on Piedmont RR
NA, RR 7-14-62 Railroad track scale for sale
NA, SWT 7-14-62 Orange & Alexandria RR send all your cars to Charlottesville
NP, CW 7-14-62 North Carolina RR annual report
NP, HT 7-14-62 Accident on the Houston Tap & Brazoria RR
NP, SAN 7-14-62 Texas & New Orleans RR completed to Orange
NP, WJ 7-14-62 North Carolina RR annual report
NP, WJ 7-14A-62 Wilmington & Manchester RR accident
NA, ENG 7-15-62 Transportation for slaves
NA, QMR 7-15-62 Sharp sends in Manassas Gap RR account
NA, QMR 7-15A-62 Operations between Raleigh and eastern towns
NA, SWT 7-15-62 Tate taking iron
NA, SWT 7-15A-62 Tate taking iron
NA, SWT 7-15B-62 Contact Jackson for instructions
NP, M 7-15-62 Southern of Mississippi RR schedule change
NP, RD 7-15-62 Richmond & Danville RR request to extend their road in Richmond
NA, CSN 7-16-62 Purchase of street railway iron
NA, QMR 7-16-62 Request for detail of a Captain
NA, RF&P 7-16-62 Need mechanics to repair a bridge
NP, RD 7-16-62 Transportation of the wounded
NP, RD 7-16A-62 Accident on the Wilmington & Manchester RR
NP, RR 7-16-62 North Carolina RR dividend
NP, RSTD 7-16-62 Need for water on the trains
NP, RSTD 7-16A-62 Survey to extend the Western RR
NP, SB 7-16-62 Richmond & York River RR armored battery in action
NP, SC 7-16-62 Charlotte & South Carolina RR dividend
NP, SC 7-16A-62 Spartanburg & Union RR schedule
OR Series 1, Vol. 17, Part 2, Page 648 Bragg's military superintendent of railroads
NA, ENG 7-17-62 Repairing the North Anna River bridge
NA, M&O 7-17-62 Hands for loading cars
NA, M&O 7-17A-62 Loading cars
NA, M&W 7-17-62 Cars in Macon
NA, QM 7-17-62 Recovering damaged locomotives
NA, QMR 7-17-62 Raleigh transportation agent
NA, QMR 7-17A-62 Morfit forwards his instructions
NA, R&YR 7-17-62 Bridge contract with the Richmond & York River RR
NP, GP 7-17-62 North Carolina RR annual report
NP, MT 7-17-62 Macon & Western RR builds a new locomotive
NA, QMR 7-18-62 Morfit submits Property Returns
NA, RRB 7-18-62 Fireman on Petersburg connection RR
NA, RRB 7-18A-62 CS fireman
NP, AC 7-18-62 Wayside hospital in Augusta
NP, ASCY 7-18-62 The travel of the wounded on cars
NP, MT 7-18-62 Macon & Western RR builds a new locomotive
NP, RD 7-18-62 Car for donations for the hospitals
NP, RD 7-18A-62 Entire Virginia Central RR route open again
UG, A&F 7-18-62 Georgia has no iron to sell
NA, QMR 7-19-62 McLean ask to be re-appointed transportation agent at Salisbury, N. C.
NA, QMR 7-19A-62 Richmond & Petersburg RR depot blocked
NA, RRB 7-19-62 Roadmaster
NP, WJ 7-19-62 North Carolina RR Board of Directors elected
UA, A&MR 7-20-62 Request for iron
OR Series 1, Vol. 17, Part 2, Page 653 Funds for the Alabama & Mississippi River RR
OR Series 1, Vol. 17, Part 2, Page 731 Movement of Hardee's army from Mississippi to Chattanooga
NA, RR 7-21-62 Difficulty shipping from Charlotte
NA, RRB 7-21-62 CS engineer
NP, HT 7-21-62 Texas & New Orleans RR schedule
NP, RE 7-21-62 Crash in Richmond
NA, DSCG 7-22-62 Issue whiskey to bridge guards
NA, DSCG 7-22A-62 Furnish liberal quinine to bridge guards
NA, ENG 7-22-62 Repairing the North Anna River bridge
NA, RR 7-22-62 RR examination in southern Virginia
NP, MAP 7-22-62 Memphis & Ohio RR Superintendent in Mississippi
NP, RD 7-22-62 Raid on Beaver Dam Station
NP, RD 7-22A-62 Richmond & Danville RR freight rule
NP, SN 7-22-62 Extending the Vicksburg, Shreveport & Texas RR
NA, SWR 7-22-62 Transportation for sick and wounded
NA, CSN 7-23-62 Georgia RR rails impressed
NA, CSN 7-23A-62 Armor shipments from Atlanta to Savannah
NA, DSCG 7-23-62 Charleston & Savannah RR special train charge
NA, M&W 7-23-62 Macon Armory is at the old Macon & Western RR Depot
NA, QMR 7-23-62 Capability of the line from Wilmington to Richmond
NP, CM 7-23-62 2 South Carolina RR accidents
NP, RD 7-23-62 Railroad accident
NP, RSTD 7-23-62 Minutes of North Carolina RR annual meeting
NP, WJ 7-23-62 Virginia Central RR cars detained
NA, ENG 7-24-62 Repairing the North Anna River bridge
NA, VC 7-24-62 Use of a Virginia Central RR locomotive in Petersburg
NP, YE 7-24-62 Macon & Western RR builds a new locomotive
NA, CSN 7-25-62 Storage and labor on Northeastern RR iron
NA, DT 7-25-62 New Orleans & Texas RR engineer assignment
NA, LS 7-25-62 Crucibles ready for Sharp
NA, M&W 7-25-62 Cars at Macon
NA, QMR 7-25-62 Sharp recommends building 100 freight cars for the government
NA, QMR 7-25A-62 Want Mims to audit our accounts
NA, QMR 7-25B-62 Impressment of Wilmington & Weldon RR cars
NA, SWT 7-25-62 Hurry the conscripts on
NP, AC 7-25-62 Care of the wounded on the railroads
NP, RD 7-25-62 Checking passes on railroads
NA, DSCG 7-26-62 Any word on coal ordered from Georgia
NA, DSCG 7-26A-62 Charleston & Savannah RR special train bill
NA, SWT 7-26-62 Hurry the conscripts on
NP, FJ 7-26-62 Pensacola & Georgia RR annual report
NP, FJ 7-26-62 Tallahassee RR and Pensacola & Georgia RR schedule change
NP, GI 7-26-62 Mississippi, Gainesville & Tuscaloosa RR completed to Gainesville, Ala.
NP, RD 7-26-62 Need car for hospital food
NP, RD 7-26A-62 Virginia Central RR machinery brought back to Richmond
NP, WJ 7-26-62 South Side RR accident
NA, DNV 7-27-62 Interference with Dept. of North Carolina trains
NA, SM 7-27-62 Southern (of Mississippi) RR movement of troops to Baton Rouge attack
NA, LS 7-28-62 Iron for the Locomotive Shop
NA, M&W 7-28-62 Machinery on cars in Macon
NA, QMR 7-28-62 Sharp reports his actions regarding government locomotives on North Carolina RR
NA, SWT 7-28-62 Is there disloyalty on the RRs?
LVA, RF&P 7-29-62 Richmond, Fredericksburg & Potomac RR's actions while Richmond threatened
NA, QM 7-29-62 Impressing cars
NA, QMR 7-29-62 Manassas Gap RR account mailed
NA, SWR 7-29-62 No disloyalty noted on the Raleigh & Gaston RR
NA, W 7-29-62 Ties connecting Western RR to Fayetteville Armory and Arsenal
NA, ENG 7-30-62 Axes for Richmond, Fredericksburg & Potomac RR
NA, LS 7-30-62 Locomotive Shop Labor
NA, QM 7-30-62 Impressing cars
NA, QMR 7-30-62 Auditing Wilmington & Weldon RR accounts
NA, QMR 7-30A-62 Macon & Western RR will suspend operations if not paid soon
NP, HT 7-30-62 Buffalo Bayou, Brazos & Colorado RR schedule
NP, HT 7-30A-62 Houston Tap & Brazoria RR schedule
NP, RR 7-30-62 Railroad accident
SOR, Series 94, Page 518 Salt movement in Georgia
NA, A&F 7-31-62 Hands taking up Alabama & Florida (of Florida) RR track
NA, HT&T 7-31-62 Car rental in Texas
NA, LS 7-31-62 Locomotive Shop labor
NA, LS 7-31A-62 Locomotive Shop labor
NA, LS 7-31B-62 Locomotive Shop Labor
NA, LS 7-31C-62 Locomotive Shop Labor
NA, LS 7-31D-62 Locomotive Shop labor
NA, LS 7-31E-62 Locomotive Shop labor
NA, LS 7-31G-62 Locomotive Shop labor
NA, LS 7-31H-62 Locomotive Shop labor
NA, LS 7-31I-62 Locomotive Shop labor
NA, LS 7-31J-62 Locomotive Shop labor
NA, LS 7-31K-62 Locomotive Shop labor
NA, LS 7-31L-62 Locomotive Shop labor
NA, LS 7-31M-62 Locomotive Shop labor
NA, LS 7-31N-62 Locomotive Shop labor
NA, LS 7-31O-62 Locomotive Shop labor & locomotive driver
NA, LS 7-31P-62 Locomotive Shop labor
NA, LS 7-31Q-62 Locomotive Shop labor
NA, LS 7-31R-62 Locomotive Shop labor
NA, LS 7-31S-62 Locomotive Shop Labor
NA, LS 7-31T-62 Locomotive Shop labor
NA, LS 7-31U-62 Locomotive Shop labor
NA, LS 7-31V-62 Locomotive Shop labor
NA, LS 7-31W-62 Locomotive Shop labor
NA, LS 7-31X-62 Locomotive Shop labor
NA, LS 7-31Y-62 Locomotive Shop labor & locomotive driver
NA, LS 7-31Z-62 Locomotive Shop labor & locomotive driver
NA, LS 7-31AA-62 Locomotive Shop labor
NA, LS 7-31AB-62 Locomotive Shop labor
NA, LS 7-31AC-62 Locomotive Shop labor
NA, LS 7-31AD-62 Locomotive Shop labor
NA, LS 7-31AE-62 Locomotive Shop labor
NA, LS 7-31AF-62 Locomotive Shop labor
NA, LS 7-31AG-62 Locomotive Shop labor
NA, LS 7-31AH-62 Locomotive Shop labor
NA, LS 7-31AI-62 Locomotive Shop labor
NA, LS 7-31AJ-62 Locomotive Shop labor
NA, LS 7-31AK-62 Locomotive Shop labor
NA, N&P 7-31-62 18 special trains on the Norfolk & Petersburg RR
NA, PIW 7-31-62 Bill for work
NA, QMR 7-31-62 Petersburg RR and Richmond & Petersburg RR refuse to interchange cars
NA, QMR 7-31A-62 Pierce reports as Transportation Agent, Raleigh
NA, R&D 7-31-62 Shipments of logs for bridges and river obstruction
NA, R&D 7-31A-62 Shipment of stone
NA, RR 7-31-62 Removing the Alabama & Florida (of Florida) RR
NA, RR 7-31A-62 Hands for unloading cars
NA, RRB 7-31-62 CS Conductor
NA, RRB 7-31A-62 Payment for Maj. Ashe's assistant
NA, RRB 7-31B-62 Transportation Agent paid
NA, RRB 7-31C-62 Fireman
NA, SWR 7-31-62 Taking Brunswick & Albany RR iron
NP, MT 7-31-62 South Side RR accident
NP, RD 7-31-62 Shipping dead bodies
NP, RD 7-31A-62 South Side RR repairs needed
NA, M&B 7-x-62 Purpose of special Macon & Brunswick RR train
August, 1862
AR, WNC 8-1-62 Land use agreement
NA, A&NC 8-1-62 Rental of warehouse
NA, LS 8-1-62 Pig iron for the Locomotive Shop
NA, SWR 8-1-62 Whiskey freely available on 2 lines
NCA, RRB 8-1-62 RR Commission formed
NP, AMC 8-1-62 Meridian and the Mobile & Ohio RR
NP, MAP 8-1-62 South Side RR accident
NP, MT 8-1-62 Pensacola & Georgia RR bonds
NA, DSCG 8-2-62 Details only for Government work
NA, ET&V 8-2-62 Engine and car for a general
NA, QMR 8-2-62 Manassas Gap RR car rental
NCA, RRB 8-2-62 Whitford for Commission
NCA, RRB 8-2A-62 Whitford for Commission
NP, RE 8-2-62 Richmond & Danville RR accident
NP, RD 8-2-62 Richmond & Danville RR accident
NA, QM 8-4-62 Government locomotives to be rented, not sold
NA, RR 8-4-62 Shipping from Charlotte
NA, RR 8-4A-62 Missing iron shipment
NA, SWR 8-4-62 Priorities in Montgomery
NP, CE 8-4-62 Three Union locomotives saved on the Richmond & York River RR
NP, CW 8-4-62 Saved locomotives
NP, RD 8-4-62 Arrival of a captured locomotive
NP, RD 8-5-62 Runaways caught
NP, WJ 8-5-62 Cars for army donations
NP, HT 8-6-62 Vicksburg, Shreveport & Texas RR is under repair
NP, MAP 8-6-62 Alabama & Florida (of Alabama) RR accident
NP, WJ 8-6-62 Wayside hospital at the Wilmington & Weldon RR depot
NA, LS 8-7-62 Pig iron for the Locomotive Shop
NA, M&W 8-7-62 Cars in Macon
NA, R&YR 8-7-62 Destruction of Richmond & York River RR pile driver
NA, RRB 8-7-62 Whitfield buys a horse
NCA, RRB 8-7-62 Whitford accepts position on Commission
NP, SC 8-7-62 Spartanburg & Union RR annual meeting
NP, RD 8-7-62 36 runaways listed
NA, ENG 8-8-62 Careless near the tracks
NA, ENG 8-8A-62 Careless near the tracks
NA, QMR 8-8-62 Wants rate increase
NA, RRB 8-8-62 Agent Lucas paid
NP, MAP 8-8-62 Memphis & Ohio RR Secretary/Treasurer goes North
NP, RD 8-8-62 Danger on the Norfolk & Petersburg RR
NA, QM 8-9-62 Sharp to investigate Charleston to Raleigh delays
NA, QMR 8-9-62 Request for notes in place of bonds
NP, MAP 8-9-62 Macon & Western RR locomotive introduced
NP, RD 8-9-62 Raid on the Virginia Central RR
NA, RRB 8-10-62 Whitfield buys horses
NA, QMR 8-11-62 Use of Manassas Gap RR cars
NA, M&C 8-12-62 Memphis & Charleston RR machine work
NA, QMR 8-12-62 Report on delays on North Carolina RR
NP, SMR 8-12-62 Three accidents reported
OR Series 4, Vol. 1, Page 848 Requirement for a railroad controller recognized
AHC, A&M 8-13-62 Iron for chair fastenings
NA, RR 8-13-62 Hands unloading cars
NP, RD 8-13-62 Accident on the Mobile & Ohio RR
NP, RSTD 8-13-62 North Carolina RR annual meeting results
NP, RSTD 8-13A-62 Getting food to Richmond patients
NP, SW 8-13-62 Transportation of corpses
OR Series 1, Vol. 17, Part 2, Page 756 The need for the extension of the Alabama & Tennessee River RR
NA, DSCG 8-14-62 Pemberton wants iron for floating battery
NA, QMR 8-14-62 Space needed on Virginia Central RR
NP, GP 8-14-62 New Superintendent for the North Carolina RR
NP, RD 8-14-62 A trip from Richmond to Augusta
NP, RD 8-14A-62 Railroad transportation of horses
NA, QMR 8-15-62 Sharp to execute his bond
NA, QMR 8-15A-62 Can he ship vegetables to the troops?
NA, QMR 8-15B-62 Reports North Carolina RR for forwarding private freight before government freight
NP, MT 8-15-62 Montgomery & West Point RR freight rules
NP, MT 8-15A-62 Montgomery & West Point RR freight claims
NP, WJ 8-15-62 Water on the cars
NA, DSCG 8-16-62 Barbette carriage is ready
NA, ENG 8-16-62 Railroad iron for fortifications
NA, LS 8-16-62 Sharp's iron will be shipped to Raleigh when called for
NA, QMR 8-16-62 Freight charges when RR stops the shipment
NA, RF&P 8-16-62 Repairing Richmond, Fredericksburg & Potomac RR bridges
NP, RD 8-16-62 Accident on the Virginia & Tennessee RR
NP, RD 8-16A-62 Accident on the Virginia Central RR
ORN Vol. 2, Page 241 Status of the Navy as relates to railroads
NP, MT 8-17-63 Macon & Western RR accident
NA, QMR 8-18-62 Reply to complaints against North Carolina RR
OR Series 4, Vol. 2, Page 54 President's call for railroad control legislation
NP, WJ 8-19-62 Macon & Western RR produces a locomotive
OR Series 1, Vol. 12, Pt 3, Page 937 Repairing a Virginia Central RR bridge
NA, QMR 8-20-62 Transportation of corn from eastern North Carolina
NA, QMR 8-20A-62 Need gauge change for Montgomery & Wet Point RR
NA, RR 8-20-62 Approval to build a spur in Macon
NP, FO 8-20-62 Western RR schedule
OR Series 1, Vol. 15, Page 803 Repair the New Orleans, Jackson & Great Northern RR
NA, DSCG 8-21-62 Charleston Gas & Light cars
NA, DSCG 8-21A-62 Coal at Northeastern RR depot
NA, QMR 8-21-62 Receipt for Memphis & Charleston RR transportation
NA, QMR 8-21A-62 Lumber shipment on South Side RR
NP, GP 8-21-62 Stop buying arms under the authority of Wm. Ashe
UG, B&A 8-21-62 Resignation of Treasurer of Brunswick & Albany RR
NP, GP 8-21A-62 25% pay raise for Richmond & Danville RR employees
NA, RR 8-22-62 Labor unloading ordnance in Richmond
NP, RD 8-22-62 Accident on the Virginia Central RR
NA, M&W 8-23-62 Shipping iron or wood near Macon
NA, QMR 8-23-62 Atlantic & Gulf RR iron payment
NA, SM 8-23-62 Wood for Southern (of Mississippi) RR
NCA, RRB 8-23-62 Permission to impress a train
NA, QMR 8-25-62 Order South Side RR to carry lumber for hospital
NA, RRB 8-25-62 Recommendation for Fairbanks
NA, VC 8-25-62 Old ordnance shipment to Richmond
NP, MT 8-25-62 Call for a RR convention
NA, QMR 8-26-62 Virginia Central RR needs men detailed to cut wood
ORN Series 2, Vol. 1, Page 598 Armor for the CSS Mississippi
NP, RD 8-26-62 Runaways
NA, RR 8-27-62 QM needed on South Western RR
NA, RRB 8-27-62 Maj. Goodwin released from Gen. Bragg's staff
NP, MAP 8-27-62 West Feliciana RR hands recaptured
NP, RD 8-27-62 Accident on the Richmond, Fredericksburg & Potomac RR
NP, WJ 8-27-62 Call for railroad convention
OR Series 1, Vol. 14, Page 600 Wood from the line of the Northeastern RR
OR Series 1, Vol. 16, Part 2, Page 785 Should repair the Nashville & Chattanooga RR bridge over the Tennessee River
AL, A&MR 8-28-62 Employee has been enrolled
NA, DSCG 8-28-62 Timber needed from Northeastern RR
NA, QMR 8-28-62 Wilmington & Weldon RR questions Morfit's letter
NA, QMR 8-28A-62 Nashville & Chattanooga RR wants a Louisville & Nashville RR locomotive
NA, QMR 8-28B-62 North Carolina RR reply regarding detentions
NP, GP 8-28-62 2 locomotives captured from Pope
AL, A&MR 8-29-62 Employees are being enrolled
NA, CSN 8-29-62 Charleston gun boat freight
NA, M&W 8-29-62 Cars at Macon
NA, QMR 8-29-62 Howard asks for pay increase
NA, QMR 8-29A-62 Shipping meat on the North Carolina RR
NA, QMR 8-29B-62 Shipping meat on the North Carolina RR
NA, SWR 8-29-62 Danger in shipping RR machinery to Selma by boat
NP, FO 8-29-62 Western RR schedule
NP, MT 8-29-62 Rolling stock captured from Pope
NP, MT 8-29A-62 Railroad convention called
Battle of Second Manassas -- August 29-30, 1862
NA, DSCG 8-30-62 Gun carriages constructed at South Carolina RR
NA, HT&T 8-30-62 Car rental in Texas
NA, NC 8-30-62 Shoes stolen on North Carolina RR
NA, RR 8-30-62 Transporting RR iron
NA, SWT 8-30-62 Shipping RR machinery by water
NA, A&NC 8-31-62 Warehouse rental
NA, LS 8-31-62 Locomotive Shop labor
NA, LS 8-31A-62 Locomotive Shop labor
NA, LS 8-31B-62 Locomotive Shop labor
NA, LS 8-31C-62 Locomotive Shop labor
NA, LS 8-31D-62 Locomotive Shop labor
NA, LS 8-31E-62 Locomotive Shop labor
NA, LS 8-31F-62 Locomotive Shop labor
NA, RR 8-31-62 Railroad bars passing through Montgomery
NA, RRB 8-31-62 CS Locomotive engineer
NA, RRB 8-31A-62 CS fireman
NA, RRB 8-31B-62 Fireman
NA, RRB 8-31C-62 CS train hand
NA, RRB 8-31D-62 CS Locomotive engineer
NA, RRB 8-31E-62 CS brakeman
NA, RRB 8-31F-62 CS train hand
NA, RRB 8-31G-62 Transportation Agent
NA, RRB 8-31H-62 CS fireman
NA, RRB 8-31I-62 CS brakeman
NA, RRB 8-31J-62 CS engineer
NA, RR 8-x-62 Repairing East Tennessee locomotive
NA, W&A 8-31-62 Rent of Dalton depot
September, 1862
NA, S&R 9-1-62 Rental of rolling stock of the Seaboard & Roanoke RR
NA, RRB 9-1-62 Superintendent of track in Petersburg
NP, RD 9-1-62 Repair of the Nashville & Chattanooga RR
UG, B&A 9-1-62 Status of the Brunswick & Albany RR
NA, A&F 9-2-62 Use of Alabama & Florida (of Florida) iron
NA, ENG 9-2-62 Searching for missing shipment
NA, QMR 9-2-62 Supplies for Western North Carolina RR
NA, RR 9-2-62 Shipping 25 bars
NA, RR 9-2A-62 Shipping 25 bars
NP, CM 9-2-62 East Tennessee & Georgia RR dividend
OR Series 1, Vol. 16, Part 2, Page 793 Union locomotive on the Nashville & Chattanooga RR available for capture
OR Series 1, Vol. 16, Part 2, Page 794 Reclaiming the Nashville & Chattanooga RR
NA, LS 9-3-62 Coal purchased for Locomotive Shop
NA, QMR 9-3-62 Sharp replies to complaint by Ashe
NA, QMR 9-3A-62 Bridges to Varginia Central RR
NP, CM 9-3-62 Need a guard on passenger trains
NP, RSTD 9-3-62 Chatham RR wants surveyor's instruments
NP, RSTD 9-3A-62 Hospital supplies ordered shipped to Richmond
NP, RSTD 9-3B-62 Contract to build the Piedmont RR
NA, QMR 9-4-62 Shoe leather on the Raleigh & Gaston RR
NA, QMR 9-4A-62 Needs saw mill to complete bridges on Orange & Alexandria RR
NP, CM 9-4-62 Port Royal RR annual meeting
OR Series 1, Vol. 17, Part 2, Page 692 Division move on the Mississippi Central RR
NA, QMR 9-5-62 Sharp submits QM reports for 1861
NA, QMR 9-5A-62 Rate increase requested
NA, RRB 9-5-62 Fireman on locomotive G P R James
NA, RRB 9-5A-62 CS engineer
NA, RRB 9-5B-62 CS fireman
NA, RRB 9-5C-62 CS engineer
NA, SWR 9-5-62 Impressment for Orange & Alexandria RR repairs
NP, MT 9-5-62 South Western RR annual report
SOR, Series 94, Page 585 Restrictions due to smallpox
D, P 9-6-62 Davis reports on Piedmont RR
NA, A&F 9-6-62 Price of iron
NA, QMR 9-6-62 Sharp and use of CS locomotives and cars
NP, CM 9-6-62 RR convention report
NP, MAP 9-6-62 Mobile & Ohio RR accident
NP, WJ 9-6-62 Wilmington & Weldon RR dividend
NA, QMR 9-8-62 Cars and freight movement
NA, QMR 9-8A-62 Loss of bacon on North Carolina RR
NA, QMR 9-8B-62 Routes for ordnance shipments
NA, RR 9-8-62 Shipping coal to Charleston and Savannah
NP, CM 9-8-62 Convention report
NP, CW 9-8-62 Union locomotives left on the Peninsula sent to Raleigh for repair at the Locomotive Shop
NP, RD 9-8-62 Union locomotives and cars destroyed on the Orange & Alexandria RR
B5, RCC 9-8-62 Permission to use temporary tracks

Yellow Fever Epidemic in Wilmington -- September 9-November 11, 1862

NA, RF&P 9-9-62 Thoughts on exemptions
NA, RR 9-9-62 Corn through from Tarboro to Richmond
NP, CM 9-9-62 Port Royal RR installment called
OR Series 1, Vol. 17, Part 2, Page 898 Division move on the Mississippi Central RR
NA, QMR 9-10-62 Sending supplies up Orange & Alexandria RR
NA, RRB 9-10-62 Wood and water on the Raleigh & Gaston RR
NA, VC 9-10-62 Bill for moving Jackson's army to the Seven Day's Battle
NP, HT 9-10-62 Railroad strike in Texas
NP, RD 9-10-62 Permission to use temporary tracks
NP, RD 9-10A-62 Should captured locomotives be sold?
NP, YE 9-10-62 Report of a railroad convention
NA, QMR 9-11-62 Tools requested for Cheraw & Coalfields RR construction
NP, CM 9-11-62 Status of Charleston & Savannah RR bridge into Charleston
NA, FAGC 9-12-62 Extra train
NA, FAGC 9-12A-62 Extra train
NA, LS 9-12-62 Locomotive Shop labor
NCA, QMG 9-12-62 QMG accepts the Columbia convention rates
NA, QMR 9-12-62 Manassas Gap RR want to buy locomotives
NP, CM 9-12-62 Movement of Superintendents
NP, HT 9-12-62 Yellow fever on the Texas & New Orleans RR route
NP, MT 9-12-62 Macon & Western RR and Confederate currency
NP, MAP 9-13-62 Repairing Nashville & Chattanooga RR bridges
OR Series 1, Vol. 19, Part 2, Page 605 Removal of rolling stock from Manassas
LVA, RR 9-14-62 Extract from the minutes of the Columbia SC convention
NP, RD 9-15-62 Report of death of Wm. Ashe, President, Wilmington & Weldon and first coordinator of Confederate RRs
NP, WJ 9-15-62 Obituary for Wm. Ashe
NP, WJ 9-15A-62 Funeral announcement for Wm. Ashe
NP, RD 9-15A-62 Virginia & Tennessee RR's impact on the movement of the mail
OR Series 1, Vol. 16, Part 2, Page 834 Repair the Memphis & Charleston RR
NA, ENG 9-16-62 Proposal for the Blue Mountain to Rome line.
NA, R&P 9-16-62 Locomotive & tender headed south from Richmond
OR Series 1, Vol. 16, Part 2, Page 836 Repairing the Nashville & Chattanooga RR and the Memphis & Charleston RR
OR Series 1, Vol. 16, Part 2, Page 839 Rebuilding the Tennessee River bridge on the Nashville & Chattanooga RR
NA, CSN 9-17-62 Central (of Georgia) RR Navy freight
NA, P&G 9-17-62 Pensacola & Georgia RR ordnance work
NA, QMR 9-17-62 Estimate to rebuild a bridge
NA, QMR 9-17A-62 Iron for new Charleston & Savannah RR bridge
NA, RRB 9-17-62 Manager of Confederate track in Petersburg
NA, RRB 9-17A-62 Labor on the Confederate track in Petersburg
NP, RR 9-17-62 Report of death of Wm. Ashe, President, Wilmington & Weldon and first coordinator of Confederate RRs
Battle of Antietam -- September 17, 1862
MA, MC 9-17-62 No more shipments on the Mississippi Central RR without QM authorization
NA, R&P 9-17-62 Locomotives on the Richmond & Petersburg RR
NP, WJ 9-17-62 Annual meeting of the Wilmington, Charlotte & Rutherford RR
NP, GP 9-18-62 3 locomotives captured near Stevenson, Ala.
NP, RD 9-18-62 Two captured locomotives
NP, RD 9-18A-62 Virginia Central RR schedule change
NP, RD 9-18B-62 Bridge repaired on the Orange & Alexandria RR
NP, RD 9-18C-62 Help repairing Virginia Central RR bridges
NP, RD 9-18D-62 Runaways
NA, CSN 9-19-62 Pig iron on the North Carolina RR
NA, DSCG 9-19-62 Coal at South Carolina RR depot
NA, QMR 9-19-62 Wilmington & Manchester RR detention
NP, MT 9-19-62 Death on the Central (of Georgia) RR
NA, LS 9-20-62 Locomotive Shop receipt
NA, LS 9-20A-62 Locomotive Shop purchase from Tredegar
NA, M&T 9-20-62 Rental of Mississippi & Tennessee RR depot
NA, QMR 9-20-62 Transportation for 1000 barrels flour
NA, QMR 9-20A-62 Request for tools for Cheraw & Coalfields RR
NA, SC 9-20-62 Hands unloading rice
NP, SR 9-20-62 Fort Pulaski prisoners are in Vicksburg
NP, WJ 9-20-62 Shortage of food in Wilmington
NP, WJ 9-20A-62 Election of a new president for the Wilmington & Weldon RR
NA, FAGC 9-21-62 Making artillery parts
NP, RD 9-21-64 Raid on the Orange & Alexandria RR
NA, RR 9-22-62 Macon military RR
NP, CW 9-22-62 Wm. Ashe killed in accident
NP, RD 9-22-62 Runaways
NP, RD 9-22A-62 Runaways
NP, RD 9-22B-62 Runaways
NP, RD 9-22C-62 Runaways
NA, QMR 9-23-62 Sharp submits estimate for funds for September and October 1862
NA, QMR 9-23A-62 Sharp reports a lathe impressed from him
NA, QMR 9-23B-62 Regarding reported delays on South Side RR
NA, R&YR 9-23-62 Richmond & York River RR sells pile driver
NA, LS 9-23-62 Castings bought
NA, SWR 9-23-62 Flats for the Government on the South Side RR
NP, CC 9-23-62 Charleston & Savannah RR passenger depot location
NP, CC 9-23A-62 Charleston & Savannah RR will pay the bridge toll
NP, RD 9-23-62 Status of the Richmond, Fredericksburg & Potomac RR
NP, SRDR 9-23-62 Ashe's death
OR Series 1, Vol. 17, Part 2, Page 900 Brigade move from Meridian to Chattanooga
OR Series 1, Vol. 19, Part 2, Page 624 Collecting spoils from 2nd Manassas battlefield and no way to forward iron from the Baltimore & Ohio RR
NA, QMR 9-24-62 One cause of slowness on South Side RR
NP, RD 9-24-62 Slaves returned from Harpers Ferry
NP, RSTD 9-24-62 President of Wilmington & Weldon RR dies
NP, RSTD 9-24A-62 Report of Columbia Railroad Convention
NP, RSTD 9-24B-62 Slaves wanted for the Piedmont RR
NP, RSTD 9-24C-62 Raleigh & Gaston RR dividend announced
NP, RSTD 9-24D-62 Stephen D. Wallace elected President, Wilmington & Weldon RR
NP, RSTD 9-24E-62 Memphis & Charleston RR locomotives and facilities destroyed in Huntsville as Federals depart
OR Series 1, Vol. 15, Page 143 Using Texas railroads to defend Sabine Pass
NA, FAGC 9-25-62 Use of train
NA, QMR 9-25-62 Rates on Greenville & Columbia RR
NP, CM 9-25-62 South Carolina RR death
NP, CM 9-25A-62 Northeastern RR schedule
NP, GP 9-25-62 RR convention in Columbia
NP, MT 9-25-62 No passengers on Nashville & Chattanooga RR
NP, RE 9-25-62 Virginia Central RR locomotive explosion
OR Series 1, Vol. 15, Page 813 Status of the Eastern Texas RR
NA, L&N 9-26-62 Claim for damages
NA, LS 9-26-62 Castings purchased from the Raleigh & Gaston RR
NA, M&T 9-26-62 Mississippi & Tennessee RR accounts need to be paid
NA, P&G 9-26-62 Ordnance work by Pensacola & Georgia RR
NA, QMR 9-26-62 Sharp relative to charging for use of locomotives and cars
NA, QMR 9-26A-62 Mississippi & Tennessee RR accounts need to be paid
NA, QMR 9-26B-62 Troops have damaged East Tennessee & Georgia RR cars
NP, GT 9-26-62 Fort Pulaski prisoners in Mobile and headed to Savannah
NP, RD 9-26-62 Richmond & York River RR accident
NA, DSCG 9-27-62 Lumber for repair of Charleston & Savannah RR
NA, DSCG 9-27A-62 Bridge guards
NA, M&LR 9-27-62 Rebuilding Memphis & Little Rock RR bridges
NA, MG 9-27-62 Confederate rental of 3 Manassas Gap RR locomotives
NA, QMR 9-27-62 Wilmington & Manchester RR wants to buy or rent locomotives
NA, RRB 9-27-62 Engineer recommended
NP, FO 9-27-62 Western RR stock subscriptions
NP, MAR 9-27-62 Heavy troop movements on the Nashville & Chattanooga RR
NP, SMR 9-27-62 Leaving slaves to finish the Alabama & Mississippi Rivers RR
NA, DET 9-28-62 Iron for bridge rebuilding
NA, QMR 9-28-62 Priority for Tredegar iron for bridge rebuilding
OR Series 1, Vol. 15, Page 814 Defending the Texas coast with railroads
NA, LS 9-29-62 Sharp gets waste for Locomotive Shop
NA, LS 9-29A-62 Wood and lime purchase
NA, M&LR 9-29-62 Bridge repairs
NA, QMR 9-29-62 Capt. Morfit wants RR Superintendent's job
NA, QMR 9-29A-62 Manassas Gap RR timbers wanted
NA, RRB 9-29-62 CS engineer
NA, RRB 9-29A-62 CS fireman
NP, CM 9-29-62 Ad for Locomotive Shop mechanics
NP, CM 9-29A-62 Charleston & Savannah RR death
NP, RD 9-29-62 What the Confederates got at Manassas
NP, SMR 9-29-62 Runaway from the South & North Alabama RR
NP, SMR 9-29A-62 Runaway from the Alabama & Mississippi Rivers RR
NP, SMR 9-29B-62 Freight rules on the Alabama & Mississippi Rivers RR
NP, WJ 9-29-62 Runaway from the Wilmington & Manchester RR
NP, WJ 9-29A-62 Wilmington & Weldon RR schedule change
NP, WJ 9-29B-62 Death on the Wilmington & Weldon RR
OR Series 1, Vol. 19, Part 2, Page 637 Send four captured locomotives to the Orange & Alexandria RR
NA, B&A 9-30-62 Payments for running the Brunswick & Albany RR
NA, B&A 9-30A-62 Brunswick & Albany RR iron taken
NA, DET 9-30-62 Nashville & Chattanooga RR bridge shipment
NA, LS 9-30-62 Commutation of quarters for Capt Sharp in Raleigh
NA, LS 9-30A-62 Laborer at Locomotive Shop
NA, LS 9-30B-62 Bricklayer at Locomotive Shop
NA, LS 9-30C-62 Purchases from the Raleigh & Gaston RR
NA, LS 9-30D-62 Locomotive Shop labor
NA, LS 9-30E-62 Purchase of tools
NA, LS 9-30F-62 Locomotive Shop labor
NA, LS 9-30G-62 Locomotive Shop labor
NA, LS 9-30H-62 Fireman on CS locomotives
NA, LS 9-30I-62 Locomotive Shop labor
NA, LS 9-30J-62 Locomotive Shop office supplies
NA, LS 9-30K-62 Locomotive Shop labor
NA, LS 9-30L-62 Locomotive Shop labor
NA, LS 9-30M-62 Locomotive Shop labor
NA, LS 9-30N-62 Locomotive Shop laborer
NA, LS 9-30O-62 Locomotive Shop labor
NA, MG 9-30-62 Rental of Manassas Gap RR cars
NA, N&C 9-30-62 Cowan Tenn. bridge repair
NA, RR 9-30-62 Lumber to replace East Tennessee & ? RR water tanks
NA, RR 9-30A-62 RR iron shipments through Montgomery
NA, RR 9-30B-62 Col. Ashe supervising purchasing in N. C.
NA, RR 9-30C-62 Yellow Fever impact on an iron shipment
NA, RRB 9-30-62 CS brakeman
NA, RRB 9-30A-62 CS brakeman
NA, RRB 9-30B-62 CS fireman
NA, RRB 9-30C-62 CS train hand
NA, RRB 9-30D-62 Rental of 2 Richmond & York River RR locomotives
NA, RRB 9-30E-62 Transportation Agent
NA, RRB 9-30F-62 CS fireman
NA, RRB 9-30G-62 CS brakeman
NA, RRB 9-30H-62 CS brakeman
NA, RRB 9-30I-62 Rental of Manassas Gap RR locomotives
NA, RRB 9-30J-62 CS engineer
NA, RRB 9-30K-62 Wallace paid
NA, VC 9-30-62 Purchase of 55 tons of old T rail from Virginia Central RR
NA, A&F 9-x-62 Iron used from various roads
NA, N&C 9-x-62 Repairing a Nashville & Chattanooga RR bridge
NP, RE 9-x-62 7 captured locomotives saved

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