Lees Station, Tennessee

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Lees Station
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Lees Station is located in Tennessee
Lees Station
Lees Station
Location within the state of Tennessee
Lees Station is located in the United States
Lees Station
Lees Station
Lees Station (the United States)
Coordinates: 35°33′27″N 85°15′3″W / 35.55750°N 85.25083°W / 35.55750; -85.25083Coordinates: 35°33′27″N 85°15′3″W / 35.55750°N 85.25083°W / 35.55750; -85.25083
CountryUnited States
StateTennessee
CountyBledsoe
Elevation
853 ft (260 m)
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
GNIS feature ID1290982[1]

Lees Station (also Lee, Lees, or Let) is an unincorporated community in Bledsoe County, Tennessee, United States. It lies along U.S. Route 127 southwest of the city of Pikeville, the county seat of Bledsoe County.[2] Its elevation is 853 feet (260 m), and it is at 35°33′27″N 85°15′3″W / 35.55750°N 85.25083°W / 35.55750; -85.25083 (35.5574281, -85.2507964). The various forms of its names led the Board on Geographic Names officially to designate it Lees in 1916. In 1969, the official name was changed to Lees Station.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Lees Station, Tennessee". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2008-02-18.
  2. ^ Rand McNally. The Road Atlas '08. Chicago: Rand McNally, 2008, p. 95.