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  Partner: Permian Basin Petroleum Museum, Library and Hall of Fame
 County: Fisher County, TX
 Collection: Rescuing Texas History, 2009
Destroyed Well

Destroyed Well

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a destroyed oil well near Hobbs, Texas. The well was destroyed when a 2,000 foot drill pipe was blown 500 feet into the air by an underground air pocket.
Contributing Partner: Permian Basin Petroleum Museum, Library and Hall of Fame