Water-carrying device

Water-carrying device

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Credit: SHEILA TERRY/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: Water carrier. Historical artwork of an 18th- century water carrier with two barrels of water on a yoke. Water carriers such as this were common in the 1720s, offering river water as an alternative to the relatively new piped water supply. Taken from "The Table Book", by William Hone, published in 1827.

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