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Abstract

Introduction

Geography

General Geology

Geologic History

Geologic Formations

Ground Water

Wells and Springs

Logs

References

Plates

 

Records of Wells and Springs

Information pertaining to 458 wells and 2 springs in Sedgwick County is given in Table 13. The well-numbering system used is described [ in the introduction ].

Well No. Owner or Tenant Type Of Well1 Depth Of Well, feet2 Diameter of Well, inches Type of casing3 Principle water-bearing unit Method of lift4 Use of water5 Depth to water level below land surface, feet Date of measurement Height of land surface above mean sea level, feet Remarks
(Yield given in gallons/minute; drawdown in feet)
Character of material Geologic source
25-2E-1ccb O.J.Eilbert D 38.9 4 - Shale Wellington Formation Ce, E D, S 28.8 11/19/58 1335.7  
25-2E-3cc*   D 19 8 S Shale Wellington Formation N N - 11/22/58 - Flowing about 15-20
25-2E-6ddd* R.A. Ulbrick Du 28 - - Shale Wellington Formation Ce, E D, S 11.8 11/20/58 1470  
25-2E-13add Gordon Waldemuth Du 90 - - Shale Wellington Formation Cy, W S 21.9 11/22/58 1337.1  
25-2E-15baa John Ulbrick Du 42 42 - Shale Wellington Formation Cy, W S 31.1 11/20/58 1384.4  
25-2E-17ccd Lloyd Potter Du 45 48 - Shale Wellington Formation Cy, W S 26.2 11/19/58 1457.1  
25-2E-25ada W.W. Whitson D 59 8 GI Shale Wellington Formation Ce, E S 9.5 11/22/58 1321.4  
25-2E-28ada* John Nosiman Du 40 - - Shale Wellington Formation J, E S 29.5 11/19/58 1378.2  
25-2E-30cbc J. Richardson. Jr. Du - 48 - Shale Wellington Formation Cy, W D 14.4 11/19/58 1431  
25-1E-7ccb* Leslie Smith D 65 8 GI Shale Wellington Formation J, E D 21.8 5/ 22/59 1373.1  
25-1E-20abb E.H. Ellinghoe D 50 4 GI Sand & gravel Pleistocence(?) deposits Ce, E I - 6/6/58 - Reported yield 75.
25-1E-aad* Harry Fryar Sp - - - Shale Wellington Formation N N - 12/1/58 - Spring flowing about 7
25-1E-30cdd Alma McLaughlin D 30 8 GI Sand & gravel Alluvium Ce, G I - 10/9/58 - Irrigates 5 acres

1 Asterisk following well number indicates analysis of water is given in Tables 5 or 6 .
2 Type: A, augered ; D, drilled ; Dn, driven; Du, dug; Sp, spring
3 Type of casing: Cn , concrete; GI, galvanized iron; N, None; R, rock; S, steel.
4 Method of lift: Ce, centifugal; Cy, cylinder; J, jet; N, None; P, pitcher pump; T, turbine
5 Use: D, domestic; Ind, industrial; I, irrigation; N, None; O, observation; P, public supply; R, recreation; S, stock.
Type of power: B, butane; E, electric; G, gasoline; H, hand; W, wind.
Reported depths below land surface are given in feet; measured depths below land surface are given in feet and tenths.

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