It was the first of the deep artesian wells of the continent.
Besides these there are II public and 1375 private artesian wells in the city.
In the southern suburbs two artesian wells,1800-2000ft.
The city water supply, owned by a private corporation, is obtained from artesian wells with a capacity of 40,000,000 gallons a day.
Portion of Oahu for several hundred feet has been discovered by artesian borings through coral-rock.
The cultivation of the cane was greatly encouraged by the Reciprocity Treaty of 1875, which established practically free trade between the islands and the United States, and since 1879 it has been widely extended by means of irrigation, the water being obtained both by pumping from numerous artesian wells and by conducting surface water through canals and ditches.
Much has been done in parts of Australia by means of artesian wells.
ARTESIAN WELLS, the name properly applied to watersprings rising above the surface of the ground by natural hydrostatic pressure, on boring a small hole down through a series of strata to a water-carrying bed enclosed between two impervious layers; the name is, however, sometimes loosely applied to any deep well, even when the water is obtained by pumping.
In Europe this mode of well-boring was first practised in the French province of Artois, whence the name of Artesian is derived.
The municipality owns and operates its water-works, water being obtained from artesian wells.
In a few localities, notably in South Dakota, the Yakima valley of Washington, San Joaquin, and San Bernardino valleys of California, San Luis valley of Colorado, and Utah valley of Utah, water from artesian wells was also used for the irrigation of from 1 to 160 acres.
The municipality owns and operates the water-works, the water-supply being obtained from artesian wells.
The city owns and operates its electric-lighting plant and its water-supply system, the water, of exceptional purity, being obtained from artesian wells 4 m.
The city owns and operates the water-works and electric-lighting plant; the water-supply is derived from artesian wells.
There is an artesian well of sulphureous water with a temperature of 153° Fahr.
The town draws a supply of natural gas, used for lighting, heat and motive power, from deep artesian borings first made in 1891.
Within the castle is an artesian well, the only water-supply, save that collected in rain tanks, on the island.
The water supply is from artesian wells.
In the south artesian wells, and in the Great Valley the rivers of the Sierra slope, are the main source of water-supply.
The municipal water supply is obtained from artesian wells.
The municipality owns the water-works, the water-supply being obtained from artesian wells.
The city has various manufactures, including fire-arms, calendar clocks, traction engines, electrical appliances, patent chains, incubators, autophones, artesian well drills, salt, cement, window glass and wallpaper.
Memphis is the see of a Protestant Episcopal bishopric. The city is supplied with water from more than eighty artesian wells, having an average depth of about 400 ft.
Subsequently the streets were cleansed and repaved, an improved sewer system was put in operation, and the water supply was obtained from artesian wells.
The municipality owns its waterworks, the water being obtained from eleven artesian wells, and being chemically similar to that of Waukesha Springs.
Daguerre for the invention of photography, the grant for the publication of the works of P. Fermat and Laplace, the acquisition of the museum of Cluny, the development of railways and electric telegraphs, the improvement of the navigation of the Seine, and the boring of the artesian wells at Grenelle.
The value of land under artesian well irrigation (e.g.
Water was at that time in remote parts of the city drawn from artesian wells.
Artesian wells are used in places, as in the stock country of the Baboquivari valley.
Artesian wells are much used in the south-east.
Hot water (175° F.) from artesian wells near the city is utilized for the natatorium and to heat many residences and public buildings.
It may come to the surface in springs, upon the artesian principle, or it may collect and remain in mountain hollows.
Under French administration the town has been rebuilt, placed (1905) in railway communication with the coast, and given an ample water supply by the sinking of artesian wells.
The city's water-supply is drawn from artesian wells.
The city owns and operates the electric-lighting plant and artesian water-works.
The city's water supply is obtained from artesian wells.
G.) Artesian Water.
- Before actual boring proved that the belief was well founded, it had long been scientifically demonstrated that water would probably be obtained in the Cretaceous formation which underlies the whole of the north-west of New South Wales; and it is probable that the artesian water-bearing - basin extends much farther south than was previously supposed.
Artesian water is also obtainable in other than Cretaceous rocks.
The municipality owns the waterworks, the water being obtained from artesian wells.
The municipal water-works are supplied from a deep artesian well.
At short distances from the town are the intermittent artesian spring Solensprudel, the Schonbornsprudel and the Theresienquelle; and in the same valley as Kissingen are the minor spas of Bocklet and Briickenau.