Refreshing Water

O traveller stay thy weary feet
Drink of this fountain pure and sweet
It flows for rich and poor the same
Then go thy way remembering still
The wayside well beneath the hill
The cup of water in his name.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

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Science & Mechanics Magazine, January 1912

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Aldgate Pump

Aldgate Pump, London 1908

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