Saturday, December 3, 2011

Brick Well

Received from: China
Category: Postcrossing - official card
Date: December 2011
Distance: 8261 km
Time of travelling: 26 days

With an inner diameter of 1,98m and a remaining depth of 5,54m, the casing of the well is built with bricks which are laid vertically and horizontally in alternate order in different layers. There are square footholds on the wall by which people can climb down to clean the well regularly.

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