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New Mexico Bureau of Geology and Mineral Resources

This collection contains the original and only copies of oil & gas scout tickets handwritten by the late Mr. Neill Wills. The information on the scout tickets came from Mr. Wills' personal geological files and information. Therefore, the information preserved in this collection is unique and one-of-a-kind. Wells are from all parts of New mexico, but are concentrated in the Permian Basin area. Neil Wills scout tickets - 20445 pages of handwritten oil & gas well scout tickets from 18125 oil & gas wells left to us by the late geologist Neil Wills. They contain Mr. Wills' personal information on the wells and are not available elsewhere. Stored in binders on 8 1/2 x 11 in paper. Although the paper records in this...
Geoscientific collections managed by New Mexico Bureau of Geology and Mineral Resources are aggregated in the National Digital Catalog to enhance discovery and use of valuable samples and data for further scientific research. Contact information and material access instructions are provided for the individual collections.
The Neil Wills collection of well data contains information and data on 517 oil and gas wells in New Mexico. These data were donated by the late geologist Neill Wills and most are one-of-a-kind information. Data included are drilling records/histories of individual wells, descriptions of rock cuttings, and drill-stem test (DST) reports.
This collection contains lithologic descriptions of rock cuttings from oil and gas wells that have been plotted against depth on a columnar strip log. The descriptions are plotted as symbols or colors and as brief textual descriptions. Descriptions of drill cuttings from oil & gas wells, plotted on a columnar strip with brief text summaries. We would like to construct a digital database of sample logs available in this collection and link that database to scanned images of the sample logs.
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