STK-ID 8092

MS of tall weeds, PAN to old steam driven tractor rusting away. MS of bow of stern wheeler "Julia B", PAN to deck and name on wheelhouse. Various PANs of facade of abandoned buildings, showing old signs still in good condition. Shots of great deal of plant spores drifting in wind. MS of two old rusty locomotives at rest behind tall weeds. CU of name plate "Baldwon Locomotive Works, Philadelphia 1885". MS of old tall stack locomotive embowered in foliage. CUs of wheels of locomotive, of sign "KMRY" on side. Various interior shots of abandoned shacks showing gold rush days miner's supplies including buckets, gloves and photos. Various shots of abandoned buildings, weeds and spores flying in the wind. CU of tall weeds, padlocked door in background. MS of broken down buggy. CU of padlock on door. Shot of man hosing down antique horse-drawn fire engine, TILT UP to stack and small boy climbing out. CU of front of flivver, spores flying about. Interior shot of bedroom, old fashion furniture, old phonograph on bed.


Excerpt from
City of Gold
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, HDCAM SR, Digital Video Disk
Shooting format
35mm neg b&w, 35mm fine grain b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
1920 x 1080