War of the Rebellion: Serial 126 Page 0541 UNION AUTHORITIES.

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RECEIVED.

At- From- Number.

Morehead City. The front. 271

Do. New Berne. 361

New Berne. The front. 556

Do. Morehead City. 225

Wilmington. Goldsborough. 122

Total. ... 1.535

RECAPITULATION.

Loaded cars received-

At the front........................... 1,747

At New Berne........................... 1,006

At Morehead City....................... 993

At Goldsborough........................ 547

At Wilmington.......................... 122

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Total.................................. 4,415

The following is a statement of the number, description, condition, and initials of all cars and engines belonging to the Government or in use on the military railroads in North Carolina:

Number. Description. Condition. Initials.

3 Passenger- Running order. U. S. M. R. R.

cars.

3 ...do... ...do... W. and W. R.

R.

3 ...do... ...do... R. and G. R.

R.

3 ...do... ...do... N. C. R. R.

2 ...do... ...do... A. and N. C.

R. R.

1 Second-class Bad order. N. C. R. R.

car.

1 Baggage-car. Running order. A. and N. C.

R. R.

1 ...do... Bad order. W. and N. C.

R. R.

1 Mail car. Running order. A. and N. C.

R. R.

1 ...do... Bad order. N. C. R. R.

16 Box-cars. Running order. U. S M. R. R.

3 ...do... Bad order. Do.

10 ...do... ...do... R. and G. R.

R.

3 ...do... Running order. Do.

8 ...do... Bad order. W. and W. R.

R.

3 ...do... ...do... Petersburg R.

R.

2 ...do... ...do... S. and R. R.

R.

6 ...do... ...do... N. C. R. R.

2 ...do... Running order. Do.

2 ...do... Bad order. M. C. R. R.

1 ...do... ...do... Vir. Cent. R.

R.

1 ...do... ...do... Petersburg and

Weldon R. R.

31 Rack-cars. Running order. U. S. M. R. R.

138 Flat-cars. ...do... Do.

1 ...do... Bad order. Do.

4 ...do... ...do... S. and R. R.

R.

3 ...do... ...do... C. S. A.

3 ...do... ...do... W. and W. R.

R.

11 ...do... ...do... R. and G. R.

R.

1 ...do... ...do... Petersburg R.

R.

3 ...do... ...do... N. C. R. R.

Total number of cars, 271.

RECAPITULATION.

Passenger-cars.......... 15

Mail-cars............... 2

Baggage-cars............ 2

Box-cars................ 57

Rack-cars............... 31

Flat-cars............... 164

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Total................... 271