Head Quarters Orange Town 22d Augt 1780
I wrote to you yesterday directing you to march from Stoney point to the place where the Road from Niack crosses the Mountain and falls into the Main Road. But you will upon the receipt of this continue your march to Dobbs’s ferry and take post there for the present. Should you not be able to reach that place this Evening you will move to it as early as possible in the morning—Be pleased to let me hear from you by the Bearer. I am Sir Yr most obt
DLC: Papers of George Washington.