NA, ENG 8/1/1863

Engineer Bureau
Richmond Aug 1, 63
Col. W. H. Stevens
Corps of Engnrs
   Can you furnish to Col. Chas. F. M. Garnett commissioner two lighters next week, say Tuesday to be employed in bringing up the engine and car wheels from Mr Allen's R Road? Col Garnett expects to get the "Torpedoe" from the Navy Dept to tow the lighters up and down. Please answer today.
Your Obt Servt
J. F. Gilmer
Col Engrs & Chf Bureau