Just a reminder: My parents' home had as long as I can remember a
"geijser" in the bathroom to heat the water for the shower. Later, we got
another one for the kitchen, so we didn't have to heat water in a kettle or
big pan on the gas stove in order to wash dishes, or whatever. This was
back in the time that there was a local "gasworks" that used coke (the
stuff made from coal) and water to generate cooking gas. Evverything had
to be changed when the town switched to natural gas.
This is a history of one of the brands that made "geijsers":
"1905 Wall-hung version of the Vaillant gas bath boiler "Geyser" conquers
The first time I read that, I saw "WELL-hung version" and wondered what use
balls would be on a water heaters?
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