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Date

March 09, 2009

Producer

KPIX Channel 5

Overview

KPIX Channel 5 - Eye On The Bay “Ghost Towns”
Town of Cement near Fairfield, CA
Aired: 03/09/2009 CBS Channel 5 - 7:00 P.M.
Recorded/Shot: 01/08/2009
Jerry Bowen and Brian Hackney

KPIX Channel 5 "Eye On The Bay" special segment on "Bay Area Ghost Towns". The Town of Cement near Fairfield was featured as one of the long lost ghost towns.

"Eye On The Bay" host Brian Hackney interviews Jerry Bowen from the Vacaville Heritage Council at the site of the old town of Cement. Cement was a company town that operated near Fairfield, CA from 1902 to 1927, which produced most of the portland cement used for area bridges and buildings.