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anticline Baculites barrels of oil Beaume Bothwell syncline Bottom of hole buff cent Commenced drilling Dakota sandstone Depth to oil Depth to Wall Eclipse Oil Company Elevation at top feet Sandstone Incorporated.—Under the laws Initial production 250 Inoceramus Line and Refinery Midwest Oil Company Natrona County Natrona Pipe Line northeast northwest quarter Northwestern Oil Company Offices.—Casper Oil Fields Company oil per day Oil sand Oil was obtained outcrop Plate Present production 150 production 200 barrels Production six barrels quarter of northwest quarter of section Range 79 west refinery at Casper Salt Creek district Salt Creek dome Salt Creek Oil Sand with water sandy shales Scaphites section 13 section 25 section 36 shales Shan Shannon oil Shannon sandstone showing of oil Southeast southwest Teapot dome Total depth Township 40 north U. S. Geol Wall Creek sand Wall Creek sandstone water sand Wegemann west quarter Wyoming Oil Fields Wyoming State Geologist
Page 3 - The field work on which this report is based was carried -on in
Page 9 - water resources of the central Great Plains. US Geol. Survey Professional Paper No. 32.
Page 64 - distilled off, or after the oils were "skimmed", as this process is called in the trade. There is no doubt that these oils, besides being valuable for fuel, would yield the fine lubricants characteristic of most refining oils. For this, the small amount of asphalt would be only slightly detrimental. Cylinder
Page 64 - of good grade can be obtained by distilling off carefully the lighter parts of the oil. Ordinary machine oils and other lubricants could be obtained by distilling the oil down to dryness and cutting the
Page 64 - but they are by no means as good for this purpose as the light Salt Creek oils. It is evident that these oils would ordinarily be used
Page 64 - according to specific gravity, extracting any paraffin wax which might develop, and then purifying the oil by treatment with sulphuric acid, filtration, etc., in the ordinary way.
Page 64 - for fuel, for which they would require practically no preliminary treatment, although the fuel oil would also be good after the illuminating fraction was
Page 8 - 1893 KNIGHT, WC Notes on the mineral resources of the State. Wyoming Experiment Station Bulletin No. 14.