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List of wells in northeastern Kansas drilled to "Mississippi lime" or deeper

Company Well   Total Depth
(feet)
Valley Petroleum Co. Mann No. 1 SE NW, sec. 21,
T. 1 S., R. 19 E.
2315
Valley Petroleum Co. Stout No. 2 Cen. NW, sec. 30,
T. 3 S., R. 20 E.
2120
Diamond drill hole Atchison SW NE, sec, 18,
T. 6 S., R. 21 E.
1392
Garvin et al. Lutz No. 1 SW NW NW, sec. 27,
T. 7 S, R. 16 E.
2774
Indian Mound Oil Co. Oak Mills No. 1 NE cor. sec. 13,
T. 7 S., R. 21 E.
2890
Goens et al. Wabense No. 1 Cen. NE NW, sec. 3,
T. 8 S., R. 14 E.
2953
Lansing coal shaft   NE SE NE, sec. 27,
T. 8 S., R. 22 E.
2116
Northern O. and G. Co. Winchester No. 1 NW cor. sec. 13,
T. 9 S., R. 19 E.
3440
Parker Oil Co. Bardwell No. 1 Sec. 26,
T. 10 S., R. 9 E.
1093
Jennings Oil Co. Miller No. 1 NW SE SE. sec. 12,
T. 10 S., R. 10 E.
2015
Advance O. and R. Co. Shawnee No. 1 SW NW, sec. 14,
T. 13 S., R. 10 E.
2700
Empire O. and R. Co. Root No. 1 Cen. SW NE, sec. 1,
T. 11 S, R. 9 E.
2000
Ramsey et al. Kaul No. 1 SE cor. NE NE, sec. 2,
T. 11 S., R. 11 E.
2830
Kansas Oil Assoc. Wille No. 1 Cen. SW NE, sec. 5,
T. 11 S., R. 11 E.
2700
Diamond Drilling McFarland No. 1 SW cor. sec. 31,
T. 11 S., R. 11 E.
2006
Hall et al. Werner No. 1 SE cor. NW, sec. 36,
T. 11 S., R. 13 E.
2006
Onarch O. and G. Co. Allen No. 1 SE cor. NE NW, sec. 2,
T. 11 S., R. 14 E.
2471
Forrester et al. Hummer No. 1 Cen. SW, sec. 14,
T. 11 S., R. 16 E.
3056
Anderson Drilling Co. Gramse No. 1 SE SE, sec. 4,
T. 11 S., R. 18 E.
2324
Bonner Springs O. and G. Bonner Springs No. 1 Sec. 20,
T. 11 S, R. 23 E.
2200
Bonner Springs O. and G. Twist No. 1 SE cor. NE, sec. 29,
T. 11 S., R. 23 E.
1040
Bonner Springs O. and G. Schubert No. 1 SE cor. NE, sec. 30,
T. 11 S., R. 23 E.
1014
Bonner Springs O. and G. Kinahan No. 1 SE cor. NW, sec. 21,
T. 11 S., R. 23 E.
853
American Petroleum Co. Schmidt No. 1 Cen. SE SE, sec. 9,
T. 12 S., R. 10 E.
2339
Empire O. and R. Co. Schwalm No. 1 SE cor. sec. 19,
T. 12 S., R. 11 E.
3431
Jenkins and Scott Hayden No. 1 NE NE SE, sec. 8,
T. 12 S, R. 14 E.
2693
McBride and Givens Shirley No. 1 NE cor. SW, sec. 21,
T. 12 S., R. 14 E.
2469
Green et al. Ripley No. 1 NW cor. NE, sec. 12,
T. 12 S., R. 16 E.
3320
Smith et al. Smith No. 1 SW cor. SE, sec. 28,
T. 12 S., R. 19 E.
2382
Forrester et al. Yazel No. 1 Sec. 18,
T. 12 S., R. 22 E.
1546
Manhattan Oil Co. Steinmeyer No. 1 NE cor. NW SW, sec. 11,
T. 13 S., R. 10 E.
2405
Williams et al. Henderson No. 1 Cen. NE, sec. 15,
T. 13 S., R. 12 E.
3652
Wapeka Oil Co. Neal No. 1 Cen. SW NE, sec. 26,
T. 13 S., R. 15 E.
2430
Wapeka Oil Co. Schwab No. 1 Sec. 30,
T. 13 S., R. 22 E.
2162
Ft. Scott Foundry Co. Olathe well SW SW NE, sec. 35,
T. 13 S., R. 23 E.
1522
Benedum-Trees Lockhart No. 1 SW cor. sec. 17,
T. 14 S., R. 11 E.
2665
Universal Oil Co. Harrington No. 1 NE cor. SW, sec. 12,
T. 14 S., R. 22 E.
2421
Universal Oil Co. Mahaffie No. 1 Sec. 4,
T. 14 S., R. 23 E.
1785
Stokes Co. Seckinger No. 1 Cen. W2 SE, sec. 5,
T. 15 S., R. 22 E.
1036
Stokes Co. Marshall No. 2 Cen. NW NE, sec. 11,
T. 15 S., R. 22 E.
1086
Higgins Harrison No. 1 NW cor. sec. 6,
T. 15 S., R. 25 E.
975
Higgins Conboy No. 1 SE cor. SW, sec. 7,
T. 15 S., R. 25 E.
1012

Bibliography

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Edson, F. C. Pre-Mississippian sediments in central Kansas: Am. Assoc. Petroleum Geologists, Bull., vol. 13, No. 5, pp. 441-458, 1929.

Gould, Chas. N. Index to the stratigraphy of Oklahoma: Okla. Geol. Survey, Bull. 35, 1925.

Haworth, Erasmus. Special report on oil and gas: Kansas Univ. Geol. Survey, vol. IX, 1908.

Hinds, Henry, and Greene, F. C. The stratigraphy of .the Pennsylvanian series in Missouri: Mo. Bur. Geology and Mines, vol. XIII, 2d ser., 1914.

Hinds, Henry, and Greene, F. C. Geol. Atlas of the United States, Leavenworth-Smithville folio, Missouri-Kansas (No. 206): U. S. Geol. Survey, 1917.

Kesler, L. W. Oil and gas resources of Kansas: Kans. Geol. Survey, Min. Resources Circ. 1, 1927.

Landes, Kenneth K. A petrographic study of the pre-Cambrian of Kansas: Am. Assoc. Petroleum Geologists, Bull., vol. 11, No. 8, pp. 821-824, 1927.

McClellan, Hugh. Subsurface distribution of pre-Mississippian rocks of Kansas and Oklahoma: Am. Assoc. Petroleum Geologists, Bull., vol. 14, No. 12, pp. 1535-1556, 1930.

McQueen, H. S. Insoluble residues as a guide in stratigraphic studies: Missouri Bur. Geology and Mines, Appendix I, 56th Bien. Rept., 1931.

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