Texas oil project

By:sierra ozuna

overview

January 10,1901 am enormous geyser of oil exploded from a drilling site at spindle top hill, a mound created by an underground salt deposit located hear Beaumont in Jeffers county, Southerner Texas reaching a height of more than 150 feet and producing close to 100,000 barrels a da. The “gusher” was more powerful than any previously seen in the world. A booming oil industry soon grew up around the oil field at Spindle top and many oil companies.

Big image
Big image
Big image