Category Archives: Coastside Erosion

Ken LaJoie: The Coastside Cliffs Were His Beat In 1980, Part I

Geologist Ken LaJoie, the cameraman and I were standing on the cliffs near Surfer’s Beach in 1980. Surfer’s Beach is located across Highway 1 from El Granada, the town founded by the Ocean Shore Railroad. I was interviewing Lajoie as … Continue reading

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Playing At El Granada Beach 1930s

Follow the 1930s bathing beauties at El Granada beach–see the bountiful sand dunes? Today this beach is better known as “Surfer’s Beach”. You won’t find any sand dunes, though…. (From a Chamber of Commerce Promotional Film, 1930s that appeared in … Continue reading

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