The World's Largest Hand-Dug Well

Price: $14.95
  

Stock #: 718898
Type: Postcard
Era: Chrome
City: Greensburg
State: Kansas (KS)
County: Kiowa
Publisher: Fulton Dist.
Size: 3.5" x 5.5" (9 x 14 cm)

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The well was completed in 1888, a gigantic excavation, 32 feet in diameter and 109 feet deep, cased with a wall of native stone to prevent caving in. The stone was hauled 12 miles from the Medicine River, over roads that were little better than cattle trails.

PLACE STAMP THE WORLD'S LARGEST HAND-DUG WELL GREENSBURG, KS. The well was completed in 1888, a gigantic ex- cavation, 32 feet in diameter and 109 feet deep, cased with a wall of native stone to prevent caving in. The stone was hauled 12 miles from the Medicine River, over roads that were little better than cattle trails. Color Photo by Glenn Fulton HERE POST CARD Address Fulton Dist., 628 5th St., Goddard, Ks. 117120

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