Santa Clarita Valley History In Pictures

St. Francis Dam: S.F. Ranch Orchard
St. Francis Dam Disaster

Photo No. 23 from The Newhall Land and Farming Co.'s March 24, 1928 report on the March 12-13 St. Francis Dam Disaster.

About 40 acres of orange groves were destroyed, west of the Blue Cut Promontory.

Original caption by Almer M. Newhall reads as follows:

No. 23 Destroyed Orchard (looking East)

From Plate VIII.

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