OR, Series 1, Vol. 53, Page 386

Montgomery, Ala., January 9, 1865
Maj. Gen. Howell Cobb
Macon, Ga.
   Altamaha bridge {on the Savannah, Albany & Gulf RR} must be destroyed soon as no longer required. Cannot iron from Gulf road be employed to finish it to Bainbridge{, Georgia, on the Flint River}? If so telegraph Major Screven on subject.
I have the honor to be, sir, very respectfully and truly, yours,
P. G. T. Beauregard