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The Douglas Oil Field, Converse County, Wyo., And, the Muddy Creek Oil Field ...
Claude E. Jamison
No preview available - 2016
50 feet amoun nail amoun amount of oil Benton formation Brenning Basin Brenning field Brenning Carbon County Carboniferous Chugwater conglomerate Cottonwood creek Dakota sandstone DEVELOPMENT COMPANY'S Douglas anticline Douglas Oil Fields drilled feet Benton shale feet Black sand feet Black shale feet Blue shale feet Brown sandstone feet Gray shale feet Green shale feet Hard feet Oil sand feet Red rock feet Sand rock feet Shale feet Soft feet Wash feet Yellow rock field Brenning field fossils were obtained Hard sand Jurassic LARAMIE FORMATION limestone Lower Cretaceous nail amoun nail Oil & Development Oil Fields Ltd Ol & Dev outcrop Phillips anticline Prele canyon purple shales ripple marked S0 SS sandy shale SECTION OF DOUGLAS SECTION OF WYOMING shale and paraffin shaly sandstone Showings of oil SS 0 SS strata Triassic Wagon Hound creek Wagon Hound fault Wamsutter Wasatch Wasatch formation Water Wind River Mountains Wyoming Oil
Page 29 - Paraffin. 363^105 feet Benton shale. 405-415 feet Gray shale. Very good oil showing. 415—423 feet Gray shale, black dope and a little Benton sand. Oil. 423-600 feet Benton shale. 600-601 feet Artesian water sand. 601-602 feet A pinch of Dakota oil sand. Water at 74, 220 and 601 feet. NOTE. — "Paraffin...
Page 46 - ... is exposed in a much wider and very irregular band. From this zone of outcrop it extends eastward under the Fort Union to the east line of the field. As the lignite beds of this formation are local, their position and extent in the interior of the basins can be determined only by deep prospecting. FORT UNION FORMATION. At the base of the Fort Union formation is a persistent lignite zone, containing one or more beds of lignite, which will be referred to subsequently as lignite at the base of the...
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Page 48 - A rather large spring, 25 feet or more in diameter, situated in the north half of the section, is kept in a state of constant ebullition by the escape of gas.
Page 43 - ... of Labor. The present volume presents data for establishments of similar nature, but includes also smaller machine shops or factories, together with reports on beneficial and. relief societies for employees, and appendixes giving wages and a discussion of industrial conditions for a number of years. The investigation on which this report is based was made in the years 1001 and 1902, and does not include the establishments reported on in the earlier volume.