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Blue
Lee County, Texas







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Location

History & History-related items

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Statistics & Facts

The Texas state capital is Austin.
The distance from Blue to Washington DC is 1313 miles.
The distance to the Texas state capital is 37 miles. (as the crow flies)
Blue is positioned 30.39 degrees north of the equator and 97.09 degrees west of the prime meridian.

Location

in North Western Lee County on state hwy FM 696, about 8 miles West ofLexington. Small towns near Blue are: Adina - north of Blue, Knobbs Springs - west of Blue, Beaukiss - NW of Blue, and Lawhorn Springs, NW of Blue
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History & History Related Items

Originally Blue was called Blue Branch.
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Attractions

The heart of the community is Jackson's Store, convenience store, gas pumps, beer joint,porch. There is the Blue Methodist Church, and the plant farm. The biggest building in Blue is the firehouse, which is frequently used for community activities. The Blue Volunteer Fire Department, the fire fighting unit of Blue Branch Volunteer Fire Department, Inc., is an all volunteer organization that serves a 90 sq. mile area of NW Lee County with two brush trucks, and automatic mutual aid from Lexington VFD on structure fires.
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