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Bates Well, AZ

Bates Well

Pima Co.

USGS Map, 1923

Also called Growler Well.  In Papago, Tjuni-kaat, "where there is sahuaro fruit."  About 20 miles north of Quitovaquito at southern end of Growler mountains.  In  T. 14 S., R. 6 W.

Hornaday says:  "The Mexicans call it 'El Veit,' but for what or whom I don't know.  It is commonly called the Growler Well after the nearby mountains."

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