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Abstract

Introduction

Geography

General Geology

Geologic History

Geologic Formations

Ground Water

Wells and Springs

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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
29-1W-5dab* A.D. Wise Du 35 48 R - - Cy, W S 20.6 5/25/59 1308.4  
29-1W-25aca Lloyd Orrell D 72 16 S - - T, G I 32 6/9/58 1279.8  
29-1W-25cad F. Orrell D 81 18 S - - T, G I 19.3 8/25/58 1259.6  
29-1W-25dcd* Lloyd Orrell D 45 8 GI - - J, E D 33.2 5/25/59 1275.8  
29-1W-26abb Lloyd Orrell D 82 16 S - - T, G I 32.1 6/9/58 1277.4  
29-2W-10bab R.M. Colver Du 23 48 R Sand & gravel Pleistocence deposits N N 9.5 2/27/59 1343.2  
29-2W-23ddd1 City of Clearwater D 54 12 S Sand & gravel Pleistocence deposits T, E P 24 - -  
29-2W-23ddd2 City of Clearwater D 54 12 S Sand & gravel Pleistocence deposits T, E P 24 - -  
29-2W-23ddd3 City of Clearwater D 56 12 S Sand & gravel Pleistocence deposits T, E P 24.5 1960 -  
29-2W-26bab City of Clearwater D 54 10 S Sand & gravel Pleistocence deposits T, E P - - -  
29-2W-28ab W. Rochette Du 40 6 GI Sand & gravel Pleistocence deposits Ce, G I 6.8 - 1260  
29-2W-28abd W. Rochette Du 40 6 GI Sand & gravel Pleistocence deposits Ce, G I 6.9 - 1260  
29-2W-28ac W. Rochette Du 40 6 GI Sand & gravel Pleistocence deposits Ce, G I 5.8 - 1260  
29-2W-28aca W. Rochette Du 40 6 GI Sand & gravel Pleistocence deposits Ce, G I 5.8 - 1260  
29-3W-2dcd V. Pauley D 22.8 6 GI Silty sand and shale(?) Colluvium and Permian shale(?) J, E D, S 9.9 2/26/59 1313  
29-3W-17bba L.J. More Du 32 48 R Silty sand and shale(?) Colluvium and Permian shale(?) Cy, W D 26 2/24/59 1325.1  
29-3W-19ddd John Porter D 40 48 R Silty sand and shale(?) Colluvium and Permian shale(?) Cy, W S 17.3 2/26/59 1349.7  
29-3W-28dad G.W. Porter D 51 6 GI Silty sand and shale(?) Colluvium and Permian shale(?) N N 12.3 2/27/59 1328.5  
29-4W-8cbb J.M. Fearey D 35 - - Silty sand and shale(?) Colluvium and Permian shale(?) Cy, W S 24.6 2/2/59 1403.7  
29-4W-14bab Wm. St. Clair D 36 6 GI Silty sand and shale(?) Colluvium and Permian shale(?) Cy, W N 10.3 1/30/59 1344.9  
29-4W-22aba B. Brammer D 25 6 GI Silty sand and shale(?) Colluvium and Permian shale(?) N N 16.5 2/6/59 1363.9  

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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