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To George Washington from Henry Knox, 4 November 1781

Nov. 4 1781

Ordnance and Stores prepared for the Southern Detatch[ments]

Brass— 5 1/2 inch Howitzers— 4
Mortars— 3
Shells 700
Flannels empty 162
Dredging boxes 6
Funnels 4
Bellows 2
Shell hooks 7
Setts 3
Chizels 2
Hammers 2
Kit ladles 2
Drawing knives 2
Case sh[   ]
Fuzes [   ]
Meal [   ]
Powde[r] [   ]
Fuzes [   ]
Sera[   ]
Ma[   ]
Ra[   ]
Ki[   ]
Kit[   ]
Spon[   ]
Brass Six Pounders— 6 on travelling car[   ]
Round shot fixed—605 Case sh[   ]
Sponges & rammers—16 Worme[   ]
In common
Trail hand spikes 20 Powder horns 10
Tarpolins 3 Haversacks 16
Tompidrs & collars 2 Portfires—dozens 32
Lead aprons 10 Tubes 1656
Drag ropes—sets 20 Slow Match 110
Portfir Storks 24 Powder— 16 barrells
Lint storks 24 Marline— 7 hanks
Tube boxes 14 Dark lanthorns 5
Gunners belts 10 Axes 3
Complete 10
[Budge][   ]
Flax[   ]
Spong[   ]
Sheep[   ]
Padlo[   ]
Flag[   ]
Park[   ]
Cartrid[ges] [   ]
1 Gunners Quadrant and 1 Spirit Le[   ]
Muskets 800
Bayonets 800
Cartouch boxes 800
Flints 10,000
Musket cartridges 250,000

Signed E. Ca[   ]

H. Knox

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