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Since ancient times, man has harnessed the power of the wind to provide assistance in various tasks. Grain milling, water pumping, threshing, and sawmills were common, as well as a means to provide electricity in more modern times. A good resource for widmill history and design can be found at:
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Image for Florin Rd Windmill - Florin, CAview gallery

SWSW36 km

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WindmillsFlorin Rd Windmill - Florin, CA

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A windmill on Florin Rd in Florin, CA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 4/7/2011

last visited: never

Image for CA-12 Windmill - Clements, CAview gallery

SS67.9 km

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WindmillsCA-12 Windmill - Clements, CA

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A windmill on Hway 12 in Clements, CA. The windmill is by a store on Hway 12.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 9/29/2009

last visited: 10/2/2009

Image for Red Barn Museum Windmill - San Andreas, CAview gallery

SESE83.4 km

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WindmillsRed Barn Museum Windmill - San Andreas, CA

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A simple windmill in front of the Red Barn Museum in San Andreas.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 1/10/2011

last visited: never

Image for Wind-Power Farmview gallery

SWSW84.2 km

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WindmillsWind-Power Farm

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This large collection of windmills is adjacent to the Western Railway Museum near Suisun City.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member brwhiz

location: California

date approved: 11/10/2013

last visited: never

Image for Pena Adobe Park Windmill - Vacaville, CAview gallery

SWSW84.3 km

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WindmillsPena Adobe Park Windmill - Vacaville, CA

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A simple windmill in Pena Adobe Park in Vacaville, CA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 8/3/2011

last visited: never

Image for Montezuma Hills Wind Power view gallery

SWSW92.2 km

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WindmillsMontezuma Hills Wind Power

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A huge wind power development in the Montezuma Hills in Solano. Wind power generates

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Squirreleen

location: California

date approved: 6/1/2008

last visited: 9/8/2011

Image for Centential Windmill - Fairfield, CAview gallery

SWSW92.2 km

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WindmillsCentential Windmill - Fairfield, CA

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A windmill sculpture celebrating the 100 year anniversary of the city of Fairfield. The windmill is in front of the city hall.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 5/1/2009

last visited: 6/4/2009

Image for Rush Ranch Nature Center Windmillsview gallery

SWSW94.1 km

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WindmillsRush Ranch Nature Center Windmills

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Two windmills for the price of one at this relatively new Nature Center at the edge of the Suisun Marsh.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Squirreleen

location: California

date approved: 10/7/2010

last visited: never

Image for Black Diamond Mines Regional Preserve Windmill - Antioch, CAview gallery

SWSW106.1 km

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WindmillsBlack Diamond Mines Regional Preserve Windmill - Antioch, CA

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A windmill in Black Diamond Mines Regional Preserve in Antioch, CA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 8/26/2014

last visited: never

Image for Decorative Windmill - American Canyon, CAview gallery

SWSW112.2 km

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WindmillsDecorative Windmill - American Canyon, CA

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A decorative windmill along the Highway in American Canyon.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 5/6/2013

last visited: never

Image for I-680 Windmill - Martinez, CAview gallery

SWSW114.1 km

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WindmillsI-680 Windmill - Martinez, CA

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A windmill by I-680 by Martinez, CA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 4/7/2011

last visited: never

Image for Admiral Callaghan Ln Windmill - Vallejo, CAview gallery

SWSW114.7 km

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WindmillsAdmiral Callaghan Ln Windmill - Vallejo, CA

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A windmill in a shopping center on Admiral Callaghan Ln in Vallejo. The windmill faces Hway 80, and is next to Jack in the Box.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 10/15/2009

last visited: 10/15/2009

Image for John Muir National Historic Site Windmill - Martinez, CAview gallery

SWSW118.3 km

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WindmillsJohn Muir National Historic Site Windmill - Martinez, CA

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A windmill at the John Muir National Historic Site in Martinez, CA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 3/23/2011

last visited: never

Image for East Ave Strip mall windmill - Chico, CAview gallery

NWNW119.7 km

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WindmillsEast Ave Strip mall windmill - Chico, CA

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A windmill on East Ave in Chico.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 8/4/2008

last visited: 8/5/2008

Image for Rodgers Farm Windmill - Pleasant Hill, CAview gallery

SWSW119.9 km

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WindmillsRodgers Farm Windmill - Pleasant Hill, CA

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A windmill on the grounds of the historic park in Pleasant Hill.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 6/10/2011

last visited: never

Image for Borges Ranch Windmill  - Walnut Creek, CAview gallery

SWSW120.4 km

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WindmillsBorges Ranch Windmill - Walnut Creek, CA

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A windmill on Borges Ranch.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 4/16/2013

last visited: never

Image for Rural Windmill at the edge of Altamont Passview gallery

SS122 km

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WindmillsRural Windmill at the edge of Altamont Pass

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An old-fashioned rural windmill at the edge of Altamont Pass, an area famous for modern wind-turbine farms.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Squirreleen

location: California

date approved: 4/10/2009

last visited: 9/8/2012

Image for Decorative Rural Pump Windmillview gallery

EE123 km

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WindmillsDecorative Rural Pump Windmill

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This rural-style windmill is a decorative item in the front yard of a house in the northern section of Genoa.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member brwhiz

location: Nevada

date approved: 9/19/2013

last visited: never

Image for Oak Hill Park Windmill - Danville, Caview gallery

SWSW123.9 km

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WindmillsOak Hill Park Windmill - Danville, Ca

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A faded old windmill that has been converted to a fountain in Oak Hill Park in Danville, Ca.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member frivlas

location: California

date approved: 7/18/2006

last visited: 1/3/2012

Image for Altamont Pass Wind Farm - Altamont, CAview gallery

SS123.9 km

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WindmillsAltamont Pass Wind Farm - Altamont, CA

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Thousands of windmills dot the landscape along I-580 passing through the Altamont Pass Wind Farm. This was one of the earliest and highest-concentrated wind farms in the US.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member DopeyDuck

location: California

date approved: 4/22/2009

last visited: 9/8/2012

Image for Heriot Lane Windmill - Loyalton, CAview gallery

NENE128.3 km

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WindmillsHeriot Lane Windmill - Loyalton, CA

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A windmill on Heriot Lane in Loyalton, CA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 5/17/2011

last visited: never

Image for Tilden Park Windmill, Berkeley, CAview gallery

SWSW132.8 km

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WindmillsTilden Park Windmill, Berkeley, CA

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A small windmill surrounded by farm animals in Tilden Park Nature Area

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member ronjean

location: California

date approved: 3/4/2009

last visited: never

Image for Orland Windmill - Orland CAview gallery

NWNW133.9 km

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WindmillsOrland Windmill - Orland CA

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Farm windmills are becoming scarcer and scarcer. They are usually over 50 yrs. old and in the antique or in need of repair category. Often they are on inaccessable property.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member sbcamper

location: California

date approved: 6/16/2013

last visited: never

Image for Petaluma Village Premium Outlets Windmill - Petaluma, CAview gallery

SWSW136.3 km

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WindmillsPetaluma Village Premium Outlets Windmill - Petaluma, CA

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A windmill at the Petaluma Village Premium Outlets in Petaluma, CA

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 9/25/2008

last visited: 11/23/2008

Image for Farm windmill - Harrison Street, Berkeley, CAview gallery

SWSW137.3 km

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WindmillsFarm windmill - Harrison Street, Berkeley, CA

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An old farm windmill and water tank in the historic "Oceanside" neighborhood of West Berkeley. Located on Harrison Street near 6th.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Squirreleen

location: California

date approved: 6/18/2008

last visited: never

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