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AAPG Bulletin


Volume: 19 (1935)

Issue: 1. (January)

First Page: 140

Last Page: 140

Title: Symposium on the Government Wells Field, Duval County: ABSTRACT

Author(s): J. B. Whisenant, John Trenchard, Kenneth H. Crandall, E. C. Rach

Article Type: Meeting abstract


This paper presents a short history of the field, its past development, drilling conditions, et cetera, and an explanation and discussion of cross sections through the north, central, and southern portions of the field.

Explanation of the subsurface structure includes areas underlain by various sand members. Also pertinent data on the completion of wells, initial pressure, potentials, operating conditions, various methods and their effect on recovery of the field, including loss of gas, are discussed.

Water encroachment and the ultimate recovery are discussed.

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