Leduc No. 1

Leduc No. 1 was a major crude oil discovery made near , , Canada on February 13, 1947. It provided the geological key to Alberta's most prolific conventional oil reserves and resulted in a boom in petroleum exploration and development across Western Canada.

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Historic site
is situated 1½ km east of Leduc No. 1. Photo: Arctic.gnome, CC BY-SA 4.0.

The Devon General Hospital is a 21-bed acute care and continuing care facility in Devon, Alberta. is situated 2½ km north of Leduc No. 1.

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Devon is a town in the province of , Canada, situated 26 km southwest of , the provincial capital, and located along the banks of the North Saskatchewan River. is situated 4 km north of Leduc No. 1. Photo: Neil, CC BY 2.0.

Leduc No. 1

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