Notes on the Geography of Syria (Aleppo): Aleppo As It Was: Photo 3
Hama's iconic waterwheels, since perhaps the 7th century lifting Orontes River water into two aqueducts, at different levels. The city has about 17 surviving waterwheels or norias, whose flow--for farm and town--is shared among users by allocating the flow to different users at different times.
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