Old Photo Album: A gas well fire in Leidy Township


In 1952, the Maguire gas well went up in flames in a Leidy Township field. The twisted wreckage of the derrick is outlined by the blazing gas. The fire would eventually be put out by famous Texas firefighter Red Adair.


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