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Then and now
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Waterwheels are used to bring water from a stream to nearby gardens or fields. These water wheels (rohat) are rarely used today, largely replaced by mechanical pumps. One large one remains along the river in Siem Reap.
This item digitized and made available online with funds provided by United States Department of Education, TICFIA (Technological Innovation and Cooperation for Foreign Information) Grant P337A05006.