This was the plain of which Joshua spoke when he said, "Sun, stand thou still on Gibeon, and thou moon in the valley of Ajalon." As we drew near to Jaffa, the boys spurred up the horses and indulged in the excitement of an actual race-- an experience we had hardly had since we raced on donkeys in the Azores islands.
I would like much to see the fringes of the Jordan in spring-time, and Shechem, Esdraelon, Ajalon and the borders of Galilee--but even then these spots would seem mere toy gardens set at wide intervals in the waste of a limitless desolation.
Yes, that is our dream: to turn all earth into the Yale of Ajalon
at our pleasure.
But Ian Hopley from Danby was equal to it at Ajalon
House, Fryup and took the expert honours.
I was disappointed with the pieces by Jocelyn Maria Taylor, Michelle Parkerson and Jamika Ajalon
, though one sees immediately why the editors included them.
Colin Bailey had to dig deep after a crash at the Ajalon
IAN AUSTERMUHLE won the third round of the Clubman and Northern Group Trials Championship at Ajalon
House in Fryup.
IN-FORM Guy Kendrew mastered Guisborough DMC's Ajalon
House Trial on Sunday, clinching victory by three marks.
Continuing along the roadway, we pass Ajalon
House (on the right).
Walks: Back at the farmsteads Fryupdale panorama Running southwards from the Esk Valley between Danby and Lealholm, Little Fryupdale has field paths linking farmsteads that spread along the valley on either side of the Little Fryup Beck and Bob Woodhouse's 5 mile circular route from Stonebeck Gate Farm passes Ajalon
He showed them all how to do it as he took victory in Guisborough DMC's trial at Ajalon