Abstract

Phillips Petroleum Company-Sunray Mid-Continent Oil Company Buckabie No. 1 Well was drilled from 1st May to 25th July, 1961 to a total depth of 9,070 feet. A normal Mesozoic section was penetrated from the Winton Formation on outcrop through the Walloon Formation, which at 5,216 feet lies unconformably on a series of continental clastic strata of undetermined age, here referred to as the 'Buckabie beds'. The well was completed as a dry hole after penetrating dense, steeply dipping, slightly metamorphosed mudstone at 8,810 to 9,070 feet. Twenty-three cores were cut and the well was logged with electric, radiation, and acoustic tools. No appreciable shows of oil or gas were obtained and five drillstem tests failed to recover formation fluids of any kind.
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