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Water may be raised from mines by buckets, tanks or pumps.
Wooden or steel buckets, holding from 35 to 200 gallons, are employed only for temporary or auxiliary service or for small quantities of water in shallow shafts.
Inside the barn, Carmen filled two buckets with warm water and heaved them out of the sink.
I meet his servant come to draw water for his master, and our buckets as it were grate together in the same well.
Small boys love plunging red-hot iron into buckets of water to temper them.