Information pertaining to water wells in Pawnee and Edwards Counties is tabulated in Tables 15 and 16. The numbers in the first column correspond to well numbers on the map (Pl. 1) and in the tables of analyses (Tables 9 and 10). The numbers in the first column that are in parentheses indicate wells from which samples of water were taken for analysis (Tables 9 and 10).
Table 16--Records of wells in Edwards County, Kansas, continued.
|No. on Pl. 1||Location||Owner or tenant||Type of well (2)||Depth of Well (3)||Diameter of Well (in.)||Type of Casing (4)||Principal water-bearing bed||Method of Lift (5)||Use of Water (6)||Measuring point||Depth to water level below measureing point (7)||Date of measurement||Remarks (Yield given in gallons a minute; drawdown in feet)|
|Character of Material||Geologic Source||Description||Distance above (+) or below (-) land surface (feet)||Height above mean sea level (feet)|
|T. 25 S., R. 16 W.|
|253||NW SW sec. 4||L. P. Wilson||Dr||63||6||GI||Sand and gravel||Meade||N||N||Top of casing, west side||+0.5||2,081.5||7.10||7/20/1945||Abandoned; formerly used for test oil drilling.|
|254||NW NW sec. 20||A. A. Mayhew||Du||15||60||I||Sand and gravel||Meade||C,T||N||Top of casing, southeast side||+0.5||2,083.6||6.73||7/30/1945||Abandoned; formerly an irrigation well.|
|255||SW NE sec. 24||Elmer Pratt||Dn||34.7||(?)||(?)||Sand and gravel||Meade||Cy,H||S||Edge of board in platform, south side of pump||+0.4||2,061.1||10.27||8/3/1945|
|(256)||NW SW sec. 27||F. M. Cudney||Dr||40||(?)||(?)||Sand and gravel||Meade||Cy,W||D||0||2,084.0||18||8/28/1945|
|257||NE SE sec. 31||F. B. Mayhew||Dr||70||15||GI||Sand and gravel||Meade||C,T||I||Top of steel casing, east side||0||2,089.5||15.81||8/3/1945||Estimated yield, 1000, drawdown 14. Last used in 1942.|
|258||NW NW sec. 36||Tom Hamilton||Dn||11.0||(?)||(?)||Sand and gravel||Meade||P,H||N||Top of 1 1/4-inch pipe||+2.8||2,057.1||9.55||8/4/1945||Abandoned; formerly a stock well.|
|T. 25 S., R. 17 W.|
|259||NE SE sec. 1||Charley Johnson||DD||72||102||C||Sand and gravel||Meade||T,T||I||Edge of space in board covering east side||+0.6||2,101.6||11.65||7/30/1945||Reported yield, 1,800; drawdown 15 after 24 hours of pumping.|
|260||SW NW sec. 19||J. P. Caroll||Dr||37.9||10||C||Sand and gravel||Meade||Cy,W||N||Top of casing, west side||0||2,160.3||34.17||7/20/1945||Abandoned; formerly a domestic well.|
|261||SW SW sec. 22||L. McCarty||Dn||20.4||(?)||N||Sand and gravel||Meade||N||N||Top of 2-inch pipe||+2.2||2,116.2||6.66||7/28/1945||Abandoned; formerly a stock well.|
|262||SE NW sec. 28||C. A. Milhon||DD||64||(?)||(?)||Sand and gravel||Meade||C,G||I||Top of concrete curb||+0.3||2,123.4||9.02||7/28/1945||Reported yield 1,000; drawdown 5 after 24 hours of pumping.|
|263||SW SE sec. 34||C. W. Fisher||DD||79||16||GI||Sand and gravel||Meade||C,G||I||Top of concrete curb, west side||0||2,116.6||16.69||7/31/1945||Estimated yield, 350; drawdown 20 after 24 hours of pumping.|
|T. 25 8., R. 18 W.|
|264||SW NW sec. 6||City of Kinsley||Dr||86||18||I||Sand and gravel||Meade||T,E||P||41||Reported yield. 600; drawdown 15.|
|(265)||SW NW sec. 6||City of Kinsley||Dr||72||18||I||Sand and gravel||Meade||T,E||P||32||Reported yield. 600; drawdown 15.|
|(266)||SE SE sec. 16||H. Schaller||Dn||40||(?)||(?)||Sand and gravel||Meade||Cy,W||D||0||2,175.1||32||8/28/1945|
|267||SW cor. NW sec. 19||Dr||37.2||3||I||Sand and gravel||Meade||N||In||Top of casing, south side||+0.3||2,190.1||19.66||7/8/1944||Well, formerly shot for seismograph observations. Water level is questionable.|
|268||NW NW sec. 27||Federal Land Bank||Dr||60||7||I||Sand and gravel||Meade||Cy,G||In||Top of pipe clamp, north side||+1.0||2,169.1||22.91||7/19/1945||Well was drilled for oil test.|
|269||NW cor. sec. 30||Dr||44.9||3||I||Sand and gravel||Meade||N||In||Top of casing, north side||+1.2||2,194.1||29.06||7/11/1944||Well was formerly shot for seismograph observations.|
|270||SW NW sec. 34||E.J.Huff||DD||29.3||(?)||(?)||Sand and gravel||Meade||C,T||I||Top of steel casing, east side||0||2,168.9||21.5||7/31/1945|
|T. 25 S., R. 19 W.|
|271||NE NE sec. 4||G. E. Smith||DD||29.0||(?)||GI,C||Sand and gravel||Alluvium||C,G||I||Lower edge of board across well, north side||+0.8||2,170.4||6.54||8/11/1945||Battery of 4 wells, connected in series. Reported yield, 1,500.|
|272||SW NE sec. 5||E. F. Lippoldt||DD||25.0||16,44||GI,C||Sand and gravel||Alluvium||C,E||I||Top of concrete curb, west side||-6.0||2,178.5||9.68||8/11/1945||Battery of 3 wells. Reported yield, 1,100; drawdown 12 after 24 hours of pumping.|
|273||SW NE sec. 5||E. F. Lippoldt||Du||17||16||GI||Sand and gravel||Alluvium||C,E||I||Top edge of flange on pump pipe, southwest side||-0.5||2,172.7||1.6||8/11/1945||Battery of 3 wells. not used in the last 6 years. Reported yield, 850; drawdown 17 after 24 hours of pumping. Well filled with mud, questionable depth measurement.|
|274||NW NE sec. 6||Rose Welsh||Dr||22.9||5||GI||Sand and gravel||Alluvium||Cy,W||S||Top of casing, south side||+1.6||2,187.6||11.45||7/18/1945|
|275||SE SE sec. 6||R. Schmidt||Dr||18.3||5||GI||Sand and gravel||Alluvium||P,H||N||Hole in outer rim of pump base||+2.2||2,184.3||11.63||7/19/1945||Abandoned; formerly a domestic well.|
|276||SW NE sec. 8||Mrs. E. M. Lockwood||DD||39.0||18||GI||Sand and gravel||Alluvium||C,G||I||Top of casing, northeast side.||-9.2||2,177.2||0.14||8/11/1945||Reported yield, 1,100; drawdown 8 after 24 hours of pumping|
|277||NE NE sec. 9||J. J. Tubbs||Dn||9.0||(?)||(?)||Sand and gravel||Alluvium||P,H||S||Top of 1 1/4-inch pipe||+2.0||2,174.2||5.79||7/16/1945|
|278||NW SW sec. 10||E. F. Eslinger||Dn||11.2||(?)||(?)||Sand and gravel||Alluvium||P,H||S||Top of 1 1/4-inch pipe||+2.1||2,177.8||8.36||7/25/1945|
|(279)||SW SE sec. 10||Kinsley Golf Club||Dn||13.0||(?)||(?)||Sand and gravel||Alluvium||P,H||D||Top of 1 1/4-inch pipe||+2.3||2,181.2||9.64||7/16/1945|
|280||SE NW sec. 11||E. F. Eslinger||B||11.7||8||GI||Sand and gravel||Meade||Cy,W||S||Top of tin cover, south side||0||2,170.8||6.29||7/25/1945|
|281||SW SW sec. 14||D. C. Bearman||Du||24.6||48||C||Sand and gravel||Meade||Cy,G||I||Top of concrete curb, west side||0||2,193.1||19.37||7/25/1945|
|282||SE NE sec. 16||G. J. Smith||Dn||13.4||(?)||(?)||Sand and gravel||Alluvium||P,H||N||Top of 1 1/4-inch pipe||+2.0||2,181.2||6.04||7/19/1945||Abandoned; formerly a domestic well.|
|283||NE NW sec. 17||T. Miller||Dn||13||(?)||(?)||Sand and gravel||Alluvium||P,H||N||Top of 1 1/4-inch pipe||+2.8||2,185.1||7.35||7/19/1945||Abandoned; formerly a stock well.|
|284||NE NW sec. 17||T. Miller||DD||50||22||GI||Sand and gravel||Alluvium||T,T||N||Top of casing, north side||0||2,188.1||9.06||8/10/1945||Abandoned irrigation well; not in use for the last 4 years.|
|285||SE NE sec. 18||S. W. Kallaus||Du||23.4||22||I||Sand and gravel||Alluvium||C,T||N||Top of casing, west side||0||2,188.3||6.37||8/10/1945||Abandoned; formerly an irrigation well.|
|286||SW SE sec. 19||W. Charlet||B||8.9||8||I||Sand and gravel||Alluvium||Cy,W||S||Top of outer casing, northwest side||-0.6||2,197.4||5.21||7/21/1945|
|287||SE SE sec. 19||Wm. Charlet||B||14.8||8||GI||Sand and gravel||Alluvium||Cy,T||S,I||Top of casing, south side||+0.5||2,201.0||10.07||7/21/1945|
|288||NW SW sec. 20||Wm. Charlet||Dr||11.0||8||GI||Sand and gravel||Alluvium||Cy,W||N||Top of casing||+0.6||2,193.2||5.61||7/16/1945||Abandoned; formerly a stock well.|
|289||SW SW sec. 20||Mrs. L. Prichard||Dr||12.6||5||GI||Sand and gravel||Alluvium||N||N||Top of casing, west side||+1.0||2,198.2||8.13||7/21/1945||Abandoned; formerly a stock well.|
|290||NE cor. sec. 23||Dr||42.8||3||I||Sand and gravel||Meade||N||N||Top of casing, north side||+1.0||2,198.2||30.87||7/8/1944||Abandoned; well was formerly shot for seismograph observations.|
|291||SW NW sec. 23||J||27.4||(?)||(?)||Sand and gravel||Meade||N||N||Top of 3-inch pipe||+2.2||2,199.1||23.69||7/25/1945||Abandoned; formerly an oil test well.|
|292||Cent. W. line SW sec. 23||Dr||38.5||3||I||Sand and gravel||Meade||N||N||Top of casing, south side||+0.5||2,194.7||20.22||7/19/1944||Abandoned; well was formerly shot for seismograph observations.|
|293||SE SW sec. 23||Dr||50||3||I||Sand and gravel||Meade||N||N||Top of casing, north side||+1.8||2,210.5||37.22||7/11/1944||Abandoned; well was formerly shot for seismograph observations.|
|294||SE SW sec. 23||J||47.2||3||I||Sand and gravel||Meade||N||N||Top of 3-inch pipe||+3.3||2,213.1||39.08||7/25/1945||Abandoned; formerly an oil test well.|
|295||Cent. N. Line sec. 24||Dr||50||3||I||Sand and gravel||Meade||N||N||Top of casing, north side||+0.9||2,197.7||34.34||7/8/1944||Abandoned; well was formerly shot for seismograph observations.|
|296||SW NW sec. 24||J||30.2||3||I||Sand and gravel||Meade||N||N||Top of 3-inch pipe||+0.2||2,196.8||28.02||7/25/1945||Abandoned; formerly an oil test well.|
|297||NE cor. SE sec. 24||Dr||40.8||3||I||Sand and gravel||Meade||N||N||Top of casing, north side||+1.4||2,188.8||39.23||7/8/1944||Abandoned; well was formerly shot for seismograph observations.|
|298||SW SW sec. 24||Dr||50||3||I||Sand and gravel||Meade||N||N||Top of casing, south side||+0.1||2,198.9||28.29||7/11/1944||Abandoned; well was formerly shot for seismograph observations.|
|299||NE NW sec. 31||W. Charlet||B||13.8||6||GI||Sand and gravel||Meade||Cy,W||S||Top of barrel casing, east side||+0.4||2,213.2||10.37||7/21/1945|
|300||SW NW sec. 32||W. Charlet||B||14.8||8||I||Sand and gravel||Meade||Cy,W||N||Top of inside casing, north side||-0.5||2,209.0||9.8||7/21/1945||Abandoned; formerly a stock well.|
|T. 25 S., R. 20 W.|
|301||SW NW sec. 1||C. Wartman||Dr||23.9||5||GI||Sand and gravel||Alluvium||Cy,W||N||Top of pipe, east side||+1.0||2,202.2||14.31||7/19/1945||Abandoned; formerly a stock well.|
|302||SW NW sec. 2||J. Wartman, Sr.||Dr||28.8||5||GI||Sand||Ter. Deposits||Cy,W||N||Top of 1/2 inch hole in iron platform, northeast side||+0.5||2,222.8||25.6||7/19/1945||Abandoned; formerly a stock well.|
|303||SE SW sec. 2||J. Wartman, Sr.||Dr||30.3||5||GI||Sand||Ter. Deposits||Cy,W||N||Top of casing, south side||+1.1||2,215.4||21.6||8/18/1945||Abandoned; formerly a stock well.|
|304||SE SE sec. 10||N. C. Wartman||Dr||34||5||GI||Sand||Ter. Deposits||Cy,W||S||Top of casing, south side||+0.3||2,224.3||18.45||7/18/1945|
|305||SW NW sec. 11||School district||Dr||40.2||5||GI||Sand||Ter. Deposits||Cy,H||D||Top of casing, east side||+0.8||2,225.0||24.7||7/18/1945|
|306||NW NE sec. 12||O. Brehm||Du||16.8||(?)||(?)||Sand and gravel||Alluvium||N||N||Edge of platform, east side||+0.6||2,201.7||15.3||7/18/1945||Abandoned; formerly a stock well.|
|307||SE NE sec. 13||Henry Tasset||DD||23||24||GI,I||Sand and gravel||Alluvium||T,G||N||Top of casing, east side||+1.4||9.86||8/9/1945||Abandoned; formerly an irrigation well. Reported yield, 800; drawdown 8 after 10 minutes of pumping.|
|(308)||SW SE sec. 16||J. Bosgell||Dr||74.0||5||GI||Sand||Ter. Deposits||Cy,W||S||Top of casing, west side||+0.6||2,251.0||31.5||7/19/1945|
|309||SW NE sec. 17||Emma Hedges||Dr||28.4||5.5||GI||Sand||Ter. Deposits||Cy,W||S||Top of pipe, east side.||+1.4||2,240.8||12.32||8/7/1945|
|310||SE NE sec. 20||D. O. Brown||Dr||111.5||5.5||GI||Sand||Ter. Deposits||N||N||Top of casing||+1.2||2,294.5||66.37||8/7/1945||Abandoned; formerly a stock well.|
|311||SE NE sec. 26||N. Schaller||DD||28.2||16||GI||Sand and gravel||Alluvium||C,G||I||Hole in cover below pipe, northeast side||-7.2||2,207.8||2.65||7/10/1945||Reported yield, 1,500; drawdown 8 after 24 hours of pumping.|
|312||SW SE sec. 29||E. Craig||Dr||22.1||6||GI||Sand||Ter. Deposits||Cy,W||N||Top of casing, west side||+2.2||13.05||8/7/1945||Abandoned; formerly a stock well.|
|313||NE NE sec. 34||A. Froetschner||Du||22.4||22||I||Sand and gravel||Alluvium||C,T||N||Top edge of bar supporting pump, north side||+2.0||2,214.2||10.4||8/10/1945||Abandoned; formerly an irrigation well.|
|314||SW SW sec. 34||M. Shouse||Du||25.6||22||I||Sand and gravel||Alluvium||T,G||I||Top of casing||+1.4||2,220.7||7.78||8/6/1945||Reported yield, 600; drawdown total depth after 8 hours of pumping.|
1. Well number in parentheses indicates that analysis of water is given in table.
2. B, bored well; DD, dug and drilled well; Dn, driven well; Dr, drilled well; Du, dug well; J, jetted.
3. Reported depths below the land surface are given in feet; measured depths are given in feet and tenths below measuring points.
4. Bs, boiler steel; C, concrete; GI, galvanized sheet iron; GP, galvanized-iron pipe; I, iron; N, none; OB, oil barrels; OW, oil-well casing; R, rock; W, wood; B, Brick.
5. Method of lift: C, horizontal centrifugal; CY, cylinder; F, natural flow; N, none; P, pitcher pump; S, submersible turbine; T, turbine; VC, Vertical centrifugal; B, bucket and rope. Type of power: B, butane; E, electric; G, gas engine; H, hand operated; T, tractor; W, windmill.
6. D, domestic; I, irrigation; In, industrial; N, not being used; O, observation; P, public supply; S, stock.
7. Measured depths to water level are given in feet, tenths, and hundredths; reported depths to water level are given in feet.
Kansas Geological Survey, Pawnee and Edwards Geology and Groundwater
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