Palmyra Well

Palmyra Well (HM1PQU)

Location: Baldwin City, KS 66006 Douglas County
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Country: United States of America
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N 38° 47.159', W 95° 10.848'

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This well was hand dug when the town of Palmyra was established in 1857, it served travelers on the Santa Fe Trail, as well as townspeople.

The well is 25 ft in diameter and 56 ft deep and about 17 ft to water.
Series This marker is part of the Santa Fe Trail series
Placed BySanta Fe Historical Society
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, December 2nd, 2015 at 5:01pm PST -08:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)15S E 310583 N 4295286
Decimal Degrees38.78598333, -95.18080000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 47.159', W 95° 10.848'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 47' 9.54" N, 95° 10' 50.88" W
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Area Code(s)785
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 401 Washington St, Baldwin City KS 66006, US
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