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     1. San Bernardino City was started in 1851 by Mormons as part of a plan for a series of outposts to the sea.  
     2. San Bernardino County is one of the few areas where rare earth minerals are found.  
     3. The town of Amboy is adjacent to the now deserted town of Amgirl, both named after the children of an illiterate miner.  
     4. San Gorgonio Mountain is the tallest mountain in California.  
     5. The tallest thermometer in the World is in Baker  
     6. The largest planting of grapevines in the State were once in San Bernardino County.  
     7. The first home with electricity west of the Rockies was in Ontario.  
     8. Thirty-seven mountain ranges provide scenic vistas in the County.  
     9. Calico Ghost Town was once owned by Knott's Berry Farm.  
     10. The sand dunes near Kelso sing when you walk on them.  
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