Kossuth Artesian Well, Manitowoc, WI

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7205 County Road Q
Manitowoc, WI 54220
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Description

An artesian well with sign visible from County Road Q. A driveway takes you behind a building next to a pond where the metal pipe into the ground is. The fountain is under camera surveillance with a donation box.

Nearest Address

7205 County Road Q

Directions from Nearest Address

Take County Road Q North until Beringer Rd.

Vital Information

  • Fee: $.25 per gallon
  • Access: Private
  • Flow: Continuous
  • TDS: 350
  • Temp: 36° F
  • pH: 7.2

Hours Spring is Open:

24/7/365

GPS:

44.187322 N, -87.68069W

Submitted by: Jim Brochtrup

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  1. Sileindigo says:

    How does this water taste?

  2. Stevarino says:

    I used to drink this water all the time.  I went back in 2011 to find out there is a posting of water tests showing Nitrates and/or Nitrites.  I wish I knew how safe is this water.

    • Christina Martin says:

      How many ppm nitrites and nitrates? City water also contains levels of these, and they’re a naturally occurring thing in lakes, too. If it was an overly high amount, I think who ever tested it would have posted a “do not drink” advisory.

  3. Sandy says:

    how do you find out the water test now? my parents live so close to this one.

  4. Elvis says:

    Is this spring still producing good clean water?

  5. Brian Bruechert says:

    There’s a CAFO farm directly across the road. I would be very skeptical of nitrates from manure which is currently a huge problem in some areas of WI.. I’d also be concerned about what type of weed killers and chemicals the farmer is using.

  6. Christopher says:

    This water tastes great

  7. Max says:

    The water is tested I believe quarterly, and it’s still flowing clean and drinkable.

    The test results can be found at the Manitowoc county court house

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