Origin of spruit
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Not much opportunity for looking at the spectacle was afforded, since we received an order to recross Venter's Spruit and bivouac.
The modern town, which is on the side of the spruit opposite the old village, was founded in 1888.
On November 7th our detachment was suddenly ordered to proceed to 'Bell's Spruit,' and form the guard there.
To-morrow the wool-washing down at the spruit begins, with the drying and packing after that.Our Little Boer Cousin|Luna May Innes
Meanwhile the scene in the spruit was one of horror, for the Boers were sweeping every nook and corner with their Mausers.South Africa and the Transvaal War, Vol. V (of VI)|Louis Creswicke