Item 02: Charles Hargreaves diary, 6 February 1916-23 March 1918 - Page 71
Brewery to make us a dinner who should I meet that afternoon but Scottie just come into the village with an advance Billetting Party. So he made a fourth.
Madame had 'spread herself' & we had the happiest little dinner imaginable Chicken Broth, Boiled Fowl, White Sauce, potatoes, cabbage, carrots & turnips, a bottle of Vin Rouge & coffee all for 10 francs.
Left Tilques Saturday morning at 3-a.m – freezing hard - & got to Ardruick Railhead at 7 a.m. Ardruick was a big ammunition depot & had been bombed in July by the German Planes & blown