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Sign: Shefayim - Shefayim Trail - Well A

Shefayim, Israel
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On the sign:
באר א’
"וּשְׁאַבְתֶּם - מַיִם בְּשָׂשׂוֹן מִמַּעַיְנֵי הַיְשׁוּעָה"
ישעיהו י"ב , ג’

מים בשפע !
הרכיבו את המשאבה ועם הנסיונות הראשונים פרצו המים בשפע;
לדעת מומחים שופעת הבאר 270 מ"ק לשעה ..
מתוך "ביטויינו" , מים בשפע, 1935

[תמונה: חפירת באר א’, 1935]

"אֶפְתַח עַל שְׁפָיִים נְהָרוֹת וּבְתוֹךְ בְּקָעוֹת מַעְיָנוֹת אָשִׂים מִדְבָר לַאֲגַם מַיִם וְאֶרֶץ צִיָּה לְמוֹצָאֵי מָיִם". ישעיהו מ"א , יח’

סמל חגיגות 90 שנה להקמת הקיבוץ - שפיים מאז 1927...
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The next photo taken that day shows the sign placed on an old bicycle, a central motif on the Shefayim Trail Click for a larger image

Translation of the text on the sign:

Well A
"Therefore with joy shall ye draw water out of the wells of salvation."
Isaiah 12: 3

Plenty of water!
Assembled the pump and with the first attempts the water burst abundantly;
According to experts, the well is 270 cubic meters per hour.
From "Our Expressions", Water in Abundance, 1935

[Photo: Excavation of Well A, 1935]

"I will open rivers on the high hills, and fountains in the midst of the valleys; I will make the wilderness a pool of water, and the dry land springs of water."
Isaiah 41: 18

Symbol of celebrations of the 90th anniversary of the establishment of the kibbutz - Shefayim since 1927 ...

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