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Earth Resources -Oil and Gas

Oil and Gas Wells Drilled in Vermont (There have been no producing wells in Vermont)
Click on well name to view pdf report of depth and material. See Photogallery 19 for images of the Yandow well.

WELL NAME
LOCATION
YEAR
DEPTH (FEET)
Sponsoring and Drilling Company
Click below for larger image
Yandow #1
Franklin Cty.,
St. Albans
1957
4500
Maquam Oil & Gas Development Corp. & Henderson Oil Co.
Chittenden Cty.,
Colchester
1959-1960
5075
Vermont Gas & Mineral Corp.
Chittenden Cty.,
Colchester
1960-1961
2306
Vermont Gas & Mineral Corp.
Alburg #1 Grand Isle Cty.,
Alburg
1964 5120 American Petrofina &
Falcon Seaboard Drilling Co.
E.S. Baker Grand Isle Cty.,
Grand Isle
1968 3500 Cambrian Corp.
Burnor #1 Franklin Cty.,
Fairfield
1984 6968 Columbia Gas Transmission Co. &
Delta Drilling

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Shale gas and oil plays in North America

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	Map of Vermont - 1970 - click for larger map image

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