Caption: Natural gas well. Cut-away 19th century artwork of a natural gas well. To reach the natural gas (9) several layers have to be drilled through. These include the soil (1), limestone rocks (2) and various shales (4-7). Image from 'La Science Illustree' Louis Figuier (1895).

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Keywords: 19th century, adult, artwork, black-and-white, drill, drilling, energy, equipment, extracting, fossil fuel, fuel, ground, historical, history, human, illustration, industry, la science illustree, layers, louis figuier, male, man, monochrome, natural gas, people, person, technological, technology, well

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Natural gas well, artwork

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