18 April 2019

A Romanian wealth...

A Romanian wealth - oil wells in Moreni region.
''Romania'' - Societate comerciala oficiala de turism S.A.R.

Astra Romana & Romano-Americana oil wells at Moreni

 
 Greetings from Moreni-Prahova.
General view of  Romana-Americana oil wells
├ędit. Mihail Rosu
 
Astra Romana oil wells at Pascov, Moreni in1924
 ├ędit. A. Nicolaiescu & Jacob Ernst 

For years this burning oil well defied efforts to extinguish it

Romanian authorities kept a constant eye on the stubborn fire which belched black smoke from the center of a forest of derricks at Moreni. 
Oil well 160 Romano-Americana in flames for more then 2 years
Photo by Wilhelm Tobien

05 April 2019

Stavropoleos oil field - old postcard

Moreni, Stavropoleos oil field in 1924.

Moreni - Astra Romana workshop and oil wells

Moreni - Astra Romana workshop and oil wells. 

Sarata oil field

View of a hilly oil field in Sarata, Romania, 1899.
Petroleum Industrial and Technical Review, vol. 1, 30 March 1899.

Romanian oil well 160 Romano-Americana in flames

Romanian oil well 160 Romano-Americana in flames. Moreni, 1931.

Ploiesti oil wells in 1922.

Colored old oil wells postcard. Ploiesti, 1922.