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A set of 43 samples from the Number 3 bore of the Samuels Syndicate wells, near Moturoa. The samples are stored in glass jars. 15 samples are held in tall slender glass jars, while 28 are held in smaller round jars with metal lids.
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A set of 43 oil and bore samples from Oliver Samuel’s oil drilling syndicate, from the Number 3 bore. Oliver Samuel was one of the directors of the syndicate, and his job was to gather investment from overseas. The syndicate sunk wells from Moturoa out to Omata, but the most successful wells were those clustered around the Hongihongi Stream at Honeyfield’s Farm in Moturoa. The number 3 well was the most successful for Samuel’s syndicate.
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