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El Dorado in Butler County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Pole Trailer

 
 
Pole Trailer Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 3, 2011
1. Pole Trailer Marker
Inscription.  
Manufactured by the Spencer Trailer Company in Augusta, Kansas. This was used to haul tubing (the narrow pipe located on the trailer) or casing (wider pipe). Tubing and casing is the various pipe that is used inside the hole.

Donated by: Harvey Holden
 
Erected by Kansas Oil Museum.
 
Location. 37° 49.012′ N, 96° 50.706′ W. Marker is in El Dorado, Kansas, in Butler County. Marker is in the fenced outdoor Kansas Oil Museum exhibit area of the Butler County History Center. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 383 East Central Avenue (US 54), El Dorado KS 67042, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Model K Star Spudder (a few steps from this marker); Tool Rack (a few steps from this marker); Steel Oil Derrick / 1930's Cable-Tool Drilling Rig (a few steps from this marker); Oil Field Lease House (a few steps from this marker); Star Drilling Machine (within shouting distance of this marker); Cable Tool Drilling Rig
Pole Trailer and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 3, 2011
2. Pole Trailer and Marker
(within shouting distance of this marker); Kansas Oil Museum (within shouting distance of this marker); The Central Power Unit (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in El Dorado.
 
Also see . . .  Butler County History Center and Kansas Oil Museum. (Submitted on June 7, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 7, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 605 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 7, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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