La Grange Artesian Well - La Grange, MO
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.
N 40° 02.463 W 091° 29.857
15T E 628168 N 4433394
An artesian well that has served this city well, pardon the pun.
Waymark Code: WMJMKT
Location: Missouri, United States
Date Posted: 12/05/2013
Published By:Groundspeak Regular Member MountainWoods
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County of Marker: Lewis County
Location of Marker: small park on S. Main St. (US 61), La Grange
Marker Erected: 1982
Marker Erected by: La Grange Sesquicentennial
Marker Text:

This well, 800 feet deep, was drilled in 1887 in search for fuel to fire large local steel rolling mill. Its bottled waters were famous in early 1900's, and shipped commercially. Pause to refresh.

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History of THE Well

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