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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 Downtown Hayward Windmillview gallery

EE4.2 km

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WindmillsDowntown Hayward Windmill

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A windmill on private property in downtown Hayward.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member skree

location: California

date approved: 1/28/2008

last visited: 1/28/2008

Image for Quinn's Lighthouse Restaurant and Pub Windmill  - Oakland, CAview gallery

NWNW15.3 km

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WindmillsQuinn's Lighthouse Restaurant and Pub Windmill - Oakland, CA

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A windmall on top of a building near the historic lighthouse in Oakland, CA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 4/25/2013

last visited: never

Image for Leal Tankhouse windmill - Fremont, CAview gallery

SESE15.3 km

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WindmillsLeal Tankhouse windmill - Fremont, CA

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A tank house operated with a windmill at the Ardenwood Regional Preserve.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 11/26/2008

last visited: 12/4/2008

Image for California Nursery Historical Park Rose Garden Windmill - Fremont, CAview gallery

SESE16.3 km

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WindmillsCalifornia Nursery Historical Park Rose Garden Windmill - Fremont, CA

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This small ornamental windmill is in the middle of the California Nursery Historical Park Rose Garden.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 11/17/2010

last visited: never

Image for Glass House Windmill - San Ramon, CAview gallery

EE16.6 km

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WindmillsGlass House Windmill - San Ramon, CA

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A windmill at the historic Glass House in San Ramon, CA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 7/5/2016

last visited: never

Image for Oak Hill Park Windmill - Danville, Caview gallery

NENE22 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 Union Cemetery Windmill - Redwood City, CAview gallery

SS24.3 km

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WindmillsUnion Cemetery Windmill - Redwood City, CA

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A windmill in Union Cemetery in Redwood City. The windmill has been recently relocated to the cemetery from another spot in Redwood City.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 7/29/2008

last visited: 7/31/2008

Image for Borges Ranch Windmill  - Walnut Creek, CAview gallery

NENE25.7 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 Farm windmill - Harrison Street, Berkeley, CAview gallery

NWNW27.2 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

Image for Tilden Park Windmill, Berkeley, CAview gallery

NWNW28.3 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 Rodgers Farm Windmill - Pleasant Hill, CAview gallery

NN29.5 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 Windmill - Mountain View, CAview gallery

SS29.8 km

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WindmillsWindmill - Mountain View, CA

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A windmill in a park in Mountain View, CA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 1/21/2019

last visited: never

Image for Crissy Field Windmill Farm - San Francisco, CAview gallery

NWNW31.7 km

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WindmillsCrissy Field Windmill Farm - San Francisco, CA

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Five wind turbines have been installed in front of Crissy Field Center to provide power for the building.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member DougK

location: California

date approved: 12/16/2012

last visited: never

Image for Lemos Farm Windmill - Half Moon Bay, CAview gallery

SWSW33.3 km

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WindmillsLemos Farm Windmill - Half Moon Bay, CA

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A windmill at Lemos Farm in Half Moon Bay.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 8/24/2018

last visited: never

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

NN34.6 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 Portola Road Windmillview gallery

SS34.8 km

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WindmillsPortola Road Windmill

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A cute little European style windmill in Portola, Ca.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member frivlas

location: California

date approved: 5/29/2006

last visited: never

Image for Murphy Windmill - San Francisco, CAview gallery

WW34.9 km

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WindmillsMurphy Windmill - San Francisco, CA

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The Murphy Windmill was the largest in the world when it was built. Today restoration is almost complete, after falling into disrepair.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member DougK

location: California

date approved: 9/23/2011

last visited: 10/3/2013

Image for Golden gate Park Windmillview gallery

WW35.2 km

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WindmillsGolden gate Park Windmill

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A Historic Windmill In Golden Gate Park. One of two built to pump from a source of fresh water (so close to the beach!)

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member montythemule

location: California

date approved: 3/11/2006

last visited: 3/16/2013

Image for Aermotor on Grant Road in Mountain Viewview gallery

SS35.2 km

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WindmillsAermotor on Grant Road in Mountain View

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This Windmill was removed in 2007 to make way for home development. Sadly this waymark must be archived. I suppose this could qualify as a WELL waymark now. Mill at a Vegatable Farm in Mountain View California

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member montythemule

location: California

date approved: 1/20/2006

last visited: 3/30/2007

Image for I-680 Windmill - Martinez, CAview gallery

NN38.1 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 Deer Hollow Farm Windmill - Cupertino, CAview gallery

SS38.6 km

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WindmillsDeer Hollow Farm Windmill - Cupertino, CA

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A small windmill at Deer Hollow in Rancho San Antonio Open Space Preserve.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 7/26/2012

last visited: never

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

NENE39.9 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 Blackberry Farm Windmill - Cupertino, CAview gallery

SS40.6 km

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WindmillsBlackberry Farm Windmill - Cupertino, CA

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A decorative windmill at the entrance of Blackberry Farms in Cupertino, CA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 5/18/2010

last visited: 5/19/2010

Image for Rotary Play Garden Windmill - San Jose, CAview gallery

SESE42.3 km

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WindmillsRotary Play Garden Windmill - San Jose, CA

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A windmill on top of the Rotary Play Garden in San Jose, CA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 5/29/2015

last visited: never

Image for Altamont Pass Wind Farm - Altamont, CAview gallery

EE42.5 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

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