Baldwin Hills Dam Break - December 14, 1963

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Baldwin Hills Dam Break - December 14, 1963

Postby srk1941 » Mon Mar 07, 2011 11:23 am

Hi -

I just posted an reprint of an article about the Baldwin Hills Reservoir's Dam Break in December 1963, with some of the Kodachrome images from our archives.

http://baldwinhillsvillageandthevillage ... er-14.html
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Yup I remember that

Postby modfan » Sat Apr 02, 2011 8:30 pm

Seeing it on TV, reported by Clete Roberts on Ch. 5 and a news telecopter,
right as it broke, watching the water flow out of it into the city below.


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