This expanded 1896 second edition gives a detailed history of the reclamation and drainage of the Fens of South Lincolnshire.SCOOP WHEELSThe Scoop or Float Wheel has been in use for lifting water, from very ancient times. There is no doubt that the Romans made ... Deeping Fen, which are 31ft. in diameter. Scoop wheels have done exceedingly good service inanbsp;...
|Title||:||A History of the Fens of South Lincolnshire|
|Author||:||William Henry Wheeler|
|Publisher||:||Cambridge University Press - 2013-10-31|