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This 22 mile side trip leads out to the Pacific Ocean.
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Oil City was named by Merle Schmid in 1931 for a "...distinct oil seepage...." An unsuccessful well was soon thereafter drilled but no oil was found. The site is north of Ruby Beach facing the Pacific Ocean in Jefferson County.
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