First Producing Oil Well in West Texas

First Producing Oil Well in West Texas (HM1LWW)

Location: Albany, TX 76430 Shackelford County
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N 32° 43.377', W 99° 17.829'

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First Producing Oil Well
West Texas
The Texas Company - J.E. Wild A 1
Survey 65, University Lands
Shackelford County
Completed Nov. 9, 1913
Presented to
The Texas Company
Texas Mid-Continent Oil and Gas
Association at Albany Chamber of Commerce
Commemoration Dinner February 12, 1940
Year Placed1940
Placed ByTexas Mid-Continent Oil and Gas Association
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, July 17th, 2015 at 6:01pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)14S E 472155 N 3620612
Decimal Degrees32.72295000, -99.29715000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 32° 43.377', W 99° 17.829'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds32° 43' 22.62" N, 99° 17' 49.74" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)325
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling North
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 225 S Main St, Albany TX 76430, US
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