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     1. The nation's first three-phase alternating current power plant was built in 1893 on Mill Creek.  
     2. Oranges were first grown commercially in the County in Redlands in the late 1850's.  
     3. The oldest winery in the state is in Cucamonga.  
     4. Despite being predominantly desert, San Bernardino has more area covered by water than 38 of the other counties in the state. (Being the largest county, it also has the most area covered by land!)  
     5. San Bernardino County is one of the few areas where rare earth minerals are found.  
     6. Old Dad Mountain is not in the Old Dad Mountains.  
     7. The world's oldest known living plant is in San Bernardino County.  
     8. The Port of Long Beach Foreign Trade Zone is in Ontario.  
     9. Thirty-seven mountain ranges provide scenic vistas in the County.  
     10. Calico Ghost Town was once owned by Knott's Berry Farm.  
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