NA, A&F 4/3/1863

Office South & North Alabama R. R. Company

Montgomery, April 3rd 1863

   In reply to your letter in regard to the sale of 5 1/3 miles of RRd iron, now lying near Pensacola, I was instructed by the Prest of our Co. to offer you One Hundred Dollars per ton for the iron where it now lays or one hundred & twenty five dollars per ton at the present terminal of your Road.
   I have not yet ascertained the price we will be able to offer you with in European Exchange or in Alabama State bonds.
Very Respectfully
Your obt Svt
J?? T. Wilson
Chf Engr