Glenn Pool World Greatest Oil


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Glenn Pool opened on November 22, 1905. About one-half mile northwest of this point, Robert Galbreath and Frank Chesley brought in the Ida E. Glenn No. 1 Oil Well. This began the great growth of the oil industry in the city of Tulsa and the state of Oklahoma.


Directions:

On the east side of US-75 just south of the junction with W 141st Street, Glenpool, Oklahoma


35.958331, -96.011471
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* Information by Oklahoma Historical Society

Photos provided by Dennis McGill

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