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     1. The nation's first solar-thermal power plant was built in Daggett.  
     2. Father Dumetz of Mission San Gabriel named the San Bernardino valley and mountains in 1810.  
     3. San Bernardino is the fourth most populous county in the state.  
     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. Although he never was a resident there, Rancho Cucamonga has a statue of Jack Benny.  
     6. San Bernardino County is the largest county in the contiguous states.  
     7. The U.S.'s most modern railroad switching yard is in Colton.  
     8. The largest planting of grapevines in the State were once in San Bernardino County.  
     9. The least amount of rainfall received in a year occurred in 1913 at Bagdad, California.  
     10. The sand dunes near Kelso sing when you walk on them.  
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