The well is 25 ft in diameter and 56 ft deep and about 17 ft to water.
Erected by Santa Fe Historical Society.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Santa Fe Trail marker series.
Location. 38° 47.159′ N, 95° 10.848′ W. Marker is in Baldwin City, Kansas, in Douglas County. Marker is on Washington Street just east of Palmyra Lane. Touch for map. about one (1) block east of the Baldwin City High School near the intersection of Washington Street and Palmyra Lane. Marker is in this post office area: Baldwin City KS 66006, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Palmyra (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Trail Park (approx. half a mile away); Baker University (approx. 0.6 miles away); Baldwin (approx. 1.2 miles away); Ivan L. Boyd Memorial Prairie Preserve (approx. 3.1 miles away); The Battle of Black Jack (approx.
Regarding Palmyra Well. outdated photo of old (no-existent) signs visible on Google Maps
Categories. • Charity & Public Work • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 2, 2015, by D. Kevin Surbaugh of Baldwin City, Kansas. This page has been viewed 299 times since then and 35 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on December 2, 2015, by D. Kevin Surbaugh of Baldwin City, Kansas. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.