MISC, M&C 11/7/1864

Office Memphis & Charleston R. R.
Montgomery Ala Nov 7th 1864
 
Recd of the Memphis & Charleston Rail Road Co. Seven (7) Box Cars and Five (5) Plat Form Cars in god running order to be used by the Nitre & Mining Bureau, who are to take all risk of accidents including that of the public Enemy, and to pay rent as per contract with Col Sam Tate Prest of the said M&C R. R., and return said cars in like good order after thirty days notice, at any point that said company may wish.

Numbers of Box Cars

342 good running order
306     "         "         "
549     "         "         "
567     "         "         "
361     "         "         "
284     "         "         "
3     "         "         "
The above cars have no breaks on them except the Caboose Car & the above Recpt is subject to Contract made by Col Hunt with Col Tate Prest
Numbers of Plat Form Cars
486 good running order
273     "        "          "
480     "        "          "
579     "        "          "
388     "        "          "
4 of the above cars are Broken in End & in Roten Condition. The floors of 2 of them in very bad order & no breaks on any of them. The above Recpt is Subject to Contract made by Sam Tate & Col W R Hunt
W R Hunt
Lt Col &c
by W H Enider Agt
Witness
G. F. Hirls
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