NA, ENG 3/21/1863

Engineer Bureau
Richmond, March 21st, 1863
Genl. D. H. Hill Commdg &c
Goldsboro, N. C.
   Can the iron be taken from the Railroad between Kinston & New Bern {36 miles on the Atlantic & North Carolina RR}, from main track or switches. Will you protect the working parties.
J. F. Gilmer
Col. Engrs & Chf of Bu