Photos from the Vault

October 11, 2013

An oil-boom relic's retirement to Paso Robles

A big piece of North County history arrived at Paso Robles' Pioneer Museum in 1987 — 70 tons' worth. The Jeanesville steam-powered pump was brought to Shandon in 1910 by Union Oil.

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David Middlecamp


Photographer David Middlecamp has been delving into The Tribune's archives to share historical photos and articles about the Central Coast with readers since 2007. Reach him at .