NA, ENG 7/22E/1864

Engineer Bureau
July 22, 1864
Capt. E. T. D. Myers  Chf Engr &c
Roanoke Station R. & D. R. R.  {Richmond & Danville RR}
   Your telegram recd. Keep (80) eighty of hand impressed from Halifax for repairs of track. Take up 5 miles of light rail from Northern terminus of Statesville R. Rd. {Atlantic, Tennessee & Ohio RR} and deliver it to Q. M. at Statesville for safe keeping for the present.
   By order Maj Genl. Gilmer   Chf Bur.
A. L. Rives
Col. &c