OR, Series 1, Vol. 47, Part 3, Page 723

Raleigh, March 30, 1865
Commanding Officer at Hillsborough, N. C.
   Have a battery of artillery ready for transportation by rail to Salisbury, N. C., to meet a raid of the enemy {both stations on the North Carolina RR}. Transportation is ordered and the troops should be at the depot so that no time may be lost.
Braxton Bragg