Men and boys surrounding “Jumbo” artesian well, Belle Plaine, Iowa, late 1890s or early 1900s

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Title

Men and boys surrounding “Jumbo” artesian well, Belle Plaine, Iowa, late 1890s or early 1900s

Subject

Geology; People; Wells; Artesian wells

United States -- Iowa -- Benton County -- Belle Plaine

190-

Cenozoic -- Pleistocene

Description

Artesian well/Jumbo well, 3 ft in diameter at surface, 195 deep through fine sand and blue clay. Bored with 2 inch drill. Water broke out. pressure 35 lbs to sq in.

Creator

unknown

Publisher

University of Iowa. Dept. of Geoscience. Paleontology Repository

Contact Tiffany Adrain (tiffany-adrain@uiowa.edu) at The University of Iowa Paleontology Repository http://www.uiowa.edu/~geology/paleo

Date

1895/1910

2006-03-09

Rights

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