Item 01: Frank Valentine Weir letter diary, 19 December 1914-31 December 1915 - Page 237

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August, 1915
Thursday 26
I have found out the size of the Building the main passage is 232 yards long!!! & there are 1200 rooms & hundreds of Bathrooms – each room has its own telephone & electric Fans in most –
Alabaster & marble for staircase & stain glass Dome – Had a good sleep last night quite a fog this morning – Laura sent me a Fly Killer & soks & Handkerchief – just heard an officer is off to Australia so will give him these notes to post on Board the Euripedes –
Love to all, getting on well, but will be some weeks yet – FW

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