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[!] Over the next year, the USGS Pennsylvania Water Science Center will be updating the geodetic vertical elevation (gage datum) for many locations. Click HERE for additional information including a current list of streamgages with upcoming datum changes. This update in gage datum does not affect the location of the streamgage, nor the observed local gage height or discharge recorded at the streamgage.

USGS 394731077411701 FR 332 Franklin County Observation Well


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STATION.--394731077411701 FRANKLIN COUNTY, local well number FR332
LOCATION.--Lat 39`47'31", long 77`41'17", Hydrologic Unit 02070004, near Greencastle.
OWNER.--Borough of Greencastle.
AQUIFER.--Stonehenge Formation, Early Ordovician age.
WELL CHARACTERISTICS.--Drilled unused well, diameter 8 in., depth 296 ft, cased to 92 ft, open hole.
INSTRUMENTATION.--Data collection platform with 60-minute recording interval. Satellite telemetry at station.
DATUM.--Elevation of land surface is 730 ft above sea level, from topographic map. Measuring point: Top of casing, 1.2 ft above land-surface datum.
REMARKS.--Daily maximum, minimum, and mean water levels since October 1994 are available from the District Office. Well was pumped on Aug. 19, 1997 as part of periodic well-maintenance program.
PERIOD OF RECORD.--March 1975 to current year.
COOPERATION.--Funding for the operation of this station is provided by the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection and the U.S. Geological Survey.
Available Parameters Period of Record
1975-03-07  2001-08-29


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Summary of all available data for this site
Instantaneous-data availability statement
*** There are no data available on the Waterdata system for the time period specified,
    although data may be available in the files of the local USGS office operating the station.