Work was commenced on the Burlington artesian well about midsummer of 1896; but, owing to cessation of operations for somewhat more than a year, it was not finished until midsummer of 1898. The well is located in Crapo Park, and the expense of putting it down was borne out of the park funds.
Proceedings of the Iowa Academy of Sciences
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Fultz, Francis M.
"The Burlington Artesian Well,"
Proceedings of the Iowa Academy of Science, 6(1), 70-74.
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