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y changing the guage of the road. Sheridan's raiding party. But little had been known of Sheridan's movements since Friday until yesterday, when information was received that he was at or near Louisa Court-House. It was reported that Gen. Hampton attacked him on Saturday in that locality, capturing several hundred prisoners and a battery of artillery. This news was communicated by the telegraph operator at the next nearest station, and, though not confirmed by official dispatches, wasured whilst on a foraging expedition, were brought to Richmond by the canal packet yesterday. The object of this raid of Sheridan's is manifestly to embarrass our transportation by cutting our lines of communication with the interior. If Gen Hampton shall succeed in defeating that purpose, and in routing Sheridan's gang, he will win for himself and his command imperishable renown. The fight at Petersburg. It appears that Gen. Kantz's retreat from Petersburg, after his repulse, ne
From Lynchburg. [Special Dispatch to the Richmond Dispatch.] Lynchburg, June 12. --The enemy struck the Orange and Alexandria railroad at Arrington Depot, twenty-four miles from this place, yesterday evening, and burned the buildings and two small trestle bridges. At seven o'clock this evening they were this side of Amherst C. H, advancing in this direction. Our forces are in line of battle. Their force is variously estimated. Another raiding party captured Lexingington yesterday morning. Last accounts place them five miles this side of that place. A telegram sent here yesterday morning by Dr. Morris announced the defeat of Sheridan by Gen. Hampton in the neighborhood of Louisa C. H. O. K.