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    • Tenneco oil rig

    • Oil fields--Dixie National Forest (Utah); Oil well drilling rigs--Dixie National Forest (Utah); Hells Backbone (Garfield County, Utah)
    • A Tenneco oil rig set up to pump oil on the Hells Backbone Road.
    • Rotary tri-cone bit

    • Iron mines and mining--Iron County (Utah); Utah International, Inc.
    • Display of rotary tric-cone bit used with Stanton carbide. Used for drilling holes in very hard iron ore. Holes were then loaded with explosives. On picture, :Rl #2 666288 1485" 51 1/2 HR total."
    • Rotary tri-cone bit

    • Iron mines and mining--Iron County (Utah); Utah International, Inc.
    • Display of rotary tric-cone bit used with Stanton carbide. Used for drilling holes in very hard iron ore. Holes were then loaded with explosives. On picture, "784 Ft. 25 1/2 HR."
    • Overview of Pit

    • Iron mines and mining--Iron County (Utah); Mining machinery; Utah International, Inc.
    • 151-M worked 4 weeks in the northeast section of pit and 1 week to finish the 1st contract in 8% road cut. 120-B worked all month along the southeast side and then put on the spot for the general overhaul. Drilling continued during the lull between...
    • Overview of Pit

    • Iron mines and mining--Iron County (Utah); Mining machinery; Utah International, Inc.
    • East end of pit completed to 5550 elevation. Drilling in the east center of pit showing ore. 120-B working east on north side on elevation 5550. 151-M leveled south side to 5550 elevation and moved to the southwest section.
    • Blowout Pit, Iron Mountain

    • Iron mines and mining--Iron County (Utah); Mining machinery; Utah International, Inc.
    • Blowout Pit, Iron Mountain. SHE-74, working in ore. EDE-26, drilling in ore. During three month period, (Oct., Nov., and Dec.) 52,918 tons of ore were hauled to plant and 2,100 cu. yds. of stripping were hauled from pit.
    • Rotary tri-cone bit

    • Iron mines and mining--Iron County (Utah); Mining machinery; Utah International, Inc.
    • Display of rotary tric-cone bit used with Stanton carbide. Used for drilling holes in very hard iron ore. Holes were then loaded with explosives. On picture, " Oct. 25 1952 #66289 482" 22 1/4 HR."
    • Burke Stripping

    • Iron mines and mining--Iron County (Utah); Mining machinery; Utah International, Inc.
    • SHE-74, working on elevation 6600. SHE-78, working on elevation 6635. EDE-26, drilling on elevation 6600. During the month of October 467,056 cubic yards of stripping was moved.
    • East Smith Area

    • Iron mines and mining--Iron County (Utah); Mining machinery; Utah International, Inc.
    • EDA-29, Mounted drill sitting on 5710 elevation to begin first drilling on East Smith. Picture taken from Smith Claim.
    • Smith Claim

    • Iron mines and mining--Iron County (Utah); Mining machinery; Utah International, Inc.
    • Four wagon drills, drilling ore on elevation 5615. SHD-43, shipped to Salt Lake. During the month of January, 4,843 cubic yards of stripping were moved and 19,512 tons of ore were hauled to the plant.
    • Smith Pit

    • Iron mines and mining--Iron County (Utah); Mining machinery; Utah International, Inc.
    • View of the Smith Pit with 80-D (SHD-43) working on the ore on the east end. Two wagon drills drilling 20 feet, on left.
    • San Rafael Swell -- Oil -- Early Drilling of Oil

    • Emery County (Utah); San Rafael Swell; Oil Drilling; Horses; Green River (Utah)
    • The only caption on this photograph says, "Early Oil Drilling in Green River." People in the photograph are unknown. However, oil drilling began in the late 1800s on the San Rafael Swell. The first known oil company was owned by C.J. Mills and...
    • San Rafael Swell -- Oil  -- Crystal Geyser

    • Emery County (Utah); San Rafael Swell; Oil Drilling; Green River (Utah); Crystal Geyser; Cold Water Geyser
    • Crystal Geyser is a rare cold water geyser that was caused when a company drilling for oil near the Green River hit water and a combination of chemicals in 1940 instead of oil. Cold water geysers are formed when groundwater picks up certain...

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