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y, Va., Sept 11.
On the last day of our disastrous summer of ‘61, General Rosecrans moved from Clarksburg, to put himself at the head of his army, and resume active operations.
The popular understanding was, that he meant to attack Lee at Cheat Mountain Gaps.
The truth, as has heretofore been repeatedly hinted in this correspondence, was that he meant to complete the work to which his strategic plans had been for a month directed, by engaging Floyd in the region of our Kanawha line.
Reynold divided among the troops.
Communication was opened immediately with Gauley Bridge, and we now have two lines of transportation open to the Ohio.
I do not know what will be done next, but it is reported that Lee attacked Gen. Reynolds at Cheat Mountain to-day.
We are encamped at the Cross Roads, two miles from the battle-field. Western.
N. B.--McCook's brigade crossed Gauley River to-day to pursue Floyd.
The road on the mountain was destroyed by the rebels, to prevent pursuit, to s