Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Cheat River” in chapter 233 of Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 2.:
...ivision nearly the whole retreat, and had to sustain the hardest part of the work, the balance of the force being far in advance.
We kept on in this way until we had come to Carrick's Ford of the Cheat River , where we found that our wagons had become stalled and overturned in the river, and where they had to be left at the mercy of the enemy.
Lieut. Lanier's Washington Artillery and Colonel Taliaferr...
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