NA, QMR 6/29/1863

Richmond Va
June 29, 1863  
Calls attention of Q M Genl to the accident at S?? Creek Bridge by sending the engine "J. R. Anderson" over to Petersburg thereby causing a suspension of transportation over their road, and specially ask attention to the connecting track between Depots in Petersburg and desires a competent engineer to survey a better route than the present and if consent of City of Petersburg be obtained for permanent connection will pay the Govt at close of War its value.
Chas Ellis Prest R&P RRd  {Richmond & Petersburg RR}
Entry in Quartermaster General's Letters Received Register