Item 06: Frank Valentine Weir diary excerpts, letters and news clippings,24 June 1915-1 August 1918 - Page 156

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Raided Village – Women gave me a bad time with their yells & clamour – Bought 8 eggs & Four [indecipherable] 2 Bundles Onions some wood for 15/- - This village is in Arub Wadi where Pontius Pilate made an aqueduct from the spring to Jerusalem & was sent back to Rome for spending too much money about 18 Centuries ago – This water channel is now being unearthed by British for a new supply to Jerusalem

22 – 28 to 28th See Diary

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