Digging a Shallow Well

You may be able to augment your home or farmstead's water supply for very little cost by digging a shallow well.



071 shallow well - photo
The author drawing water from his shallow well.
PHOTO: HILARY ADAMS
071 shallow well - diagram 1
Diagram shows a cross-section of the shallow well the author built.
ILLUSTRATION: AL ADAMS
071 shallow well - diagram 2
Diagram shows the cover of the well.
AL ADAMS

















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