Stock Photo: Suction pumps arranged in three tiers and linked by cranks. Powered by a water wheel, they are being used to raise water from mine workings. From De re metallica, by Agricola, pseudonym of Georg Bauer (Basle, 1556). Woodcut.
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Image Number: 1746-1922 Rights Managed Credit:World History Archive
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