(South of Frio River, 1 Mi. NE)Thirty year before the first producing gas well was drilled in this county, traces of salt water, sulphur, gas, and oil in water wells gave hints of the presence of petroleum here. For years wildcat drilling went on, but with only moderate success.
|Placed By||Texas State Historical Survey Committee|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Thursday, September 25th, 2014 at 5:15am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||14R E 563748 N 3150561|
|Decimal Degrees||28.48011667, -98.34873333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 28° 28.807', W 98° 20.924'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||28° 28' 48.42" N, 98° 20' 55.44" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 609 Recreational Rd 8, Calliham TX 78007, US|
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