Non-Railroad Tredegar Purchases

(Confederate Government Only, Not Including Ordnance)

Month Bars Car Wheels Spikes Chairs T-rails Axels Sheets Misc.
  pounds number kegs number number car locomotive pounds pounds

All Bars, Car Wheels, Car Axels and Locomotive tyres listed below were sold to the Nitre & Mining Bureau and usually delivered to their Iron Yard in Richmond. All Sheets are armor plates sold to the Navy (see note at bottom of page). Though Bars were also sold to the Navy, the weight was very small.

1861
January - September     None 
October               349,003  
November                109,963  
December               355,441  
TOTAL                814,407  
1862
January               219,320  
February                  
March               41,810  
April                  
May                  
June                  
July                  
August               892,000  
September                  
October                  
November                  
December               139,000  
TOTAL               1,292,130  
1863
January                  
February                  
March                  
April                  
May                  
June               107,000  
July               287,140  
August 20,090             129,370  
September  19,045                
October  86,007             206,520  
November 43,750             6,648  
December 389,038                
TOTAL 557,930             736,678  
1864
January 30,167                
February 92,034         15      
March 64,195               448
April 35,439               500
May 22,715                
June 679                
July 73,434               6,135 (3)
August 71,861 32 (1)       16 (1)     6,440 (4)
September 68,094               2,360 (2) + 10,120 (5)
October 81,047               600
November 32,245               2,360 (2) + 7,480 (6)
December 5,960               9,270 + 9,270 (7) + 6,930 (8)
TOTAL 577,870         31     14,938
1865
January                  
February 31,450                
March 13,576                
TOTAL 45,026                
GRAND TOTAL 1,180,826 32       31   2,843,215 14,938

(1) sent to Greensboro, NC  (2) 4 locomotive tyres  (3) 1,112 axes  (4) 1,249 axes  (5) 2,163 axes  (6) 1,586 axes  (7) 21 gun bands  (8) 1,599 axes

Naval Armor
CSS Virginia 10/61 - 3/62 1,075,537#
CSS Richmond 8/62 - 12/62 1,031,000#
CSS Fredericksburg 6/63 - 11/63 736,678#

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