--The ice gorge in the river gave way to-day.
The ice swept past the city with tremendous power, sinking and severely damaging a dozen steamers and a number of barges, involving a loss of about three hundred thousand dollars. The danger is still imminent to the other beats.
The Daily Dispatch: December 18, 1865. Richmond Dispatch. 4 pages. by Cowardin & Hammersley. Richmond. December 18, 1865. microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mi : Proquest. 1 microfilm reel ; 35 mm.
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