Crystal Spring - Florence, KS
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member The Snowdog
N 38° 15.940 W 096° 56.220
14S E 680479 N 4237304
Quick Description: Crystal Spring is one of the largest in the Flint Hills and serves as the main water supply for Florence, Kansas.
Location: Kansas, United States
Date Posted: 7/28/2021 10:30:43 AM
Waymark Code: WM14MTD
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Clan Riffster
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Long Description:
Crystal Spring, also known as Riggs Spring or City Spring, is one of the largest single springs in the Flint Hills. The spring house contains the equipment used to pump water from the spring to the water tower (built in 1887) west of the city. Overflow from the spring is sent into the creek bed below the spring house.
Public or Private Land?: Public

Public Land Fees?: 0

Private Land access?: Not listed

Visit Instructions:
Please post an original picture of the springs no GPS necessary along with your observations of the spring. What wildlife you saw if any and the condition of the springs. Water level was high, low. The area was clean, trashy ect. Any other knowledge or experiences you have had with this paticular spring that would help document it's history.
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