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I found this by following a link on the ‘Letters From Captivity’ website (reading the latest development is now an essential part of my early morning routine). Very interesting indeed. No mention of the lavatory arrangements at Hastings Farmhouse. I imagine that they were pretty basic, but the General had been on the Western Front and also Gallipoli, so he would doubtless have been used to such things!
Ruth Wheeler, the granddaughter of General Lucas is publishing the letters written by her grandfather to his wife during the period of his captivity from 26th June to 31st July 1920. The letters are being released to coincide with the centenary of the date on which they were written. View the website on https://chtl.co.uk/
My family and I used to visit the old couple who lived there when I was a little girl and they were always so kind to me. They even gave me a chicken to bring home and I was delighted with myself. I had the chicken for a couple of days and my dog killed it and I was devastated.