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UNOCAL DISCOVERS GAS IN LIBERTY COUNTY, TEXAS

 LOS ANGELES, March 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Unocal Corp. (NYSE: UCL) announced a wildcat natural gas discovery by its Union Oil Company of California subsidiary in Liberty County, Texas, some 25 miles west of Beaumont.
 The well, Unocal No. 1 Arco Fee, tested at 5.3 million cubic feet of gas and 103 barrels of condensate per day through a 10/64-inch choke with a flowing tubing pressure of 4,755 pounds per square inch. The well was drilled to a total depth of 13,008 feet. Primary perforations are between 11,812 and 11,921 feet within the Yegua formation. Additional gas and condensate shows were encountered in a shallower zone but will not be brought on line at this time.
 Unocal is operator of the well and has a 50-percent working interest in the 2,800-acre Area of Mutual Interest surrounding the well. Unocal also owns interests in 7,500 additional acres on trend with the discovery. Development drilling in the Area of Mutual Interest is under consideration now.
 Unocal's partner in the No. 1 Arco Fee well is Anadarko Petroleum Corp., with a 50-percent working interest.
 -0- 3/2/93
 /CONTACT: Janet McClintock of Unocal, 213-977-5047/
 (UCL)


CO: Unocal Corp.; Union Oil Company of California ST: Texas, California IN: OIL SU: DSC

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