Boring an Artesian Well

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View of the timbered windlass and horse engine used for the boring of the Grenelle artesian well
Horse engine and windlass used for the boring of the Grenelle well.
(P. 577.)

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Overview of the timbered windlass and horse engine used for the boring of the Grenelle artesian well, which started in the winter of 1833.

The caption reads in the original French: Manège et treuil employés pour le forage du puits de Grenelle.

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