Where was this old landmark?

This local place was once very different from what you see today. Do you know where in our area this photo was taken?

Area Memories Oil Derricks Hint Photo

At the time this photo was taken much of Butler and Lawrence Counties looked like this.

Do you know what made Pennsylvania crude oil better than oil from other areas and why it was so much in demand?

Do you know why there were so many derricks so close to each other?

 

Visit our Area Memories again on the 20th of the month for the answer!

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