"I heard recently that Antero and EQT seem to have given up on any new drilling and leasing in Ritchie and are focusing on Wetzel and somewhat Tyler. However I also heard that HG might be getting more active in Grant district.
Anybody know about…"
"The original question says it was a deed. I have seen a few deeds with similar language, and have wondered what the interpretation of this type of language is. It could vary by state. What I have seen is West Virginia. There was a lot of selling off…"
"It looks like the old style language where the usual royalty was 1/8 and thus half of the usual mineral interest in oil would give the owner of that portion a 1/16 interest in the sale of the oil. Most old leases had language stating that the owner…"
"I am not familiar with Marshall county but I know in other WV counties, the tax ticket for mineral interests has the first digits for the district, then "9999" meaning no tax map and parcel number (which would mean some surface ownership)…"
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