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||found the 49th Ind 7 Ky & 1st & 2nd Tenn regts here. our camp was on a rising piece of ground. but our camp came very near being inundated by the river rising to the height of 40 feet. we were for three days surrounded by water having about 15 acres of dry land to camp on. we procured our water from the river which was very clear and cold. we staid here 13 days. on the 26th we drew our first pay.
||Moved 6 miles to Cumberland Ford. crossed the river and camped on a level piece of ground near pine mountain Gap. we staid here 30 days and while here we built a small Fort on the north side of the river, and also made a reconoisance