Blue Jay, West Virginia

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Blue Jay, West Virginia
Blue Jay, West Virginia is located in West Virginia
Blue Jay, West Virginia
Blue Jay, West Virginia
Blue Jay, West Virginia is located in the United States
Blue Jay, West Virginia
Blue Jay, West Virginia
Coordinates: 37°44′13″N 81°08′16″W / 37.73694°N 81.13778°W / 37.73694; -81.13778Coordinates: 37°44′13″N 81°08′16″W / 37.73694°N 81.13778°W / 37.73694; -81.13778
CountryUnited States
StateWest Virginia
CountyRaleigh
Elevation
2,303 ft (702 m)
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP codes
25816
Area code(s)304 & 681
GNIS feature ID1553930[1]

Blue Jay is an unincorporated community in Raleigh County, West Virginia, United States.[1] Blue Jay is southeast of Beckley. Its mines have yielded 1,587,229 tons of coal.[2]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Blue Jay
  2. ^ http://www.wvminesafety.org/hist_tonnage.htm
  3. ^ Moore, Harold, and Joseph Galloway. We Are Soldiers Still. 1. New York: Harper Collins Publishers, 2008. 75. Print.