Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Rowanty Creek” in chapter 30 of Philip Henry Sheridan, Personal Memoirs of P. H. Sheridan, General, United States Army .:
...d Devin reached the county-seat of Dinwiddie about 5 o'clock in the evening, having encountered only a small picket, that at once gave way to our advance.
Merritt left Custer at Malon's crossing of Rowanty Creek to care for the trains containing our subsistence and the reserve ammunition, these being stuck in the mire at intervals all the way back to the Jerusalem plank-road; and to make any headway at all ...
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