East Texas Oil Well Pump

An old well pump sits idle off Hwy 287 in East Texas.

 

Photo published in Forbes Magazine Feb 7, 2011.

blogs.forbes.com/zacks/2011/02/07/fracking-helps-carbo-we...

 

This photograph was used by Heartland Industrial Sales, LTD. on their website:

heartlandindustrialsales.com/index.html

 

Published in the editorial site, "Reporting Texas":

reportingtexas.com/for-railroad-commission-new-name-and-n...

 

Business Insider used this photo in a story about fracking:

articles.businessinsider.com/2012-02-01/europe/31011780_1...

  • Ellen Yeates 5y

    nice capture and great find
  • Beth*1216 5y

    Wow....wonderful find Ray!
  • Stefania Gualandi 4y

    Amazing old pump! Very interesting rusty thing which tell us an old story! :o)
    Thanks a lot, Ray, for your visit and kind comment!
    Oh, yes, Massari park is a lovely place! Yesterday I spent an exciting afternoon among its yellow, red and green trees! I took some nice photos having a lot of fun! :o)
    Have a wonderful day, my friend! See you soon!


  • Christine 555 4y

    Very interesting and great capture!!
  • Amy 4y

    Great shot of this! I've taken so many photos of these but they never turn out this good.. So many colors.
  • Summer and Rose 4y

    I wonder if we have anything like this in California? Interesting shot of the pump!
  • Jim Drought III 4y

    What a cool find!
  • Jane Thomas 4y

    Great photo and fascinating subject. (I recently rented the whole series of Dallas with Larry Hagman!!!)
  • Mike Gavin 4y

    wow, love this shot,
  • Buttercup-2013 4y

    Wonderful shot!! I climbed to the top of an old one for the first time last year.
  • Bennie Chatman 3y

    Good ol Texas
  • John McCrae 2y

    Alberta's bread and butter - nice shot Ray
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Taken on October 24, 2010
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