Blue Jay, West Virginia

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Blue Jay, West Virginia
Unincorporated community
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 US
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
Country United States
State West Virginia
County Raleigh
Elevation 2,303 ft (702 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP codes 25816
Area code(s) 304 & 681
GNIS feature ID 1553930[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.