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AAPG Bulletin


Volume: 32 (1948)

Issue: 12. (December)

First Page: 2319

Last Page: 2319

Title: West Area, Tejon Ranch Oil Field: ABSTRACT

Author(s): L. C. Forrest

Article Type: Meeting abstract


This field was discovered by British-American Oil Producing Company and The Capital Company upon completion of Tejon No. 41-5, in Sec. 5, T. 10 N., R. 19 W., on December 14, 1945. Initial production on pump was 86 B/D of 15.5° gravity oil cutting 6% mud. At present there are 49 producing wells with a daily average production of approximately 2,800 B/D of 16° gravity oil. Average completion depth is 2,600 to 2,700 feet. Maximum thickness of the producing sand, Chanac-Santa Margarita Transition (?), is 80 feet.

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