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Sounds like you want to get rowgoals to play their part on the query - so try using TOP(1), maybe with testing to avoid NULLs (in case of non-matching SRIDs). That way you can get the "nearest neighbour" functionality to kick in. I know you're using Contains, but you want to use a method that tells the QO that you're only going to get a single row back. ...
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