From the Peninsula.
Passengers who arrived last night by the York River
road report that the Yankees
, up to Thursday night, were still engaged in plundering and burning in King
and Queen county.
The statements of the burning of the Court House
There is also a body of Yankees in King William.
The fleet that went up the Mattaponi river
consisted of three gunboats and seven trans ports.
They landed the troops at Shepherd's Wharf, in King
The infantry support remained at Centreville
, while the cavalry was sent out on its mission of destruction.