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     1. The oldest winery in the state is in Cucamonga.  
     2. San Bernardino is nearly 450 times the size of the smallest California county.  
     3. Father Dumetz of Mission San Gabriel named the San Bernardino valley and mountains in 1810.  
     4. The 14th longest river in California, the Amargosa, begins in San Bernardino County.  
     5. San Bernardino City was started in 1851 by Mormons as part of a plan for a series of outposts to the sea.  
     6. San Bernardino County is one of the few areas where rare earth minerals are found.  
     7. The tallest thermometer in the World is in Baker  
     8. The U.S.'s most modern railroad switching yard is in Colton.  
     9. Chino has the highest concentration of dairy cows in the world.  
     10. San Bernardino has geothermal springs within the city limits.  
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