Bee, Kentucky

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Bee, Kentucky
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Coordinates: 37°16′8″N86°5′5″W / 37.26889°N 86.08472°W / 37.26889; -86.08472 Coordinates: 37°16′8″N86°5′5″W / 37.26889°N 86.08472°W / 37.26889; -86.08472
Country United States
State Kentucky
County Hart
Elevation
846 ft (258 m)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
  Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CST)
GNIS feature ID507473 [1]

Bee is an unincorporated community in Hart County, Kentucky, United States.

A post office called Bee was established in 1906, and remained in operation until 1958. [2] The community may have the name of Barnard Elliott Bee Jr. [3]

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References

  1. U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Bee, Kentucky
  2. "Post Offices". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 5 January 2017.
  3. Moyer, Armond; Moyer, Winifred (1958). The origins of unusual place-names. Keystone Pub. Associates. p. 11.