Blue-grass State

Blue-grass State
Blue-grass State Blue-grass State The Sate of Kentucky; -- a nickname alluding to the blue-grass region, where fine horses are bred. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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  • Blue Grass State — Kentucky …   Eponyms, nicknames, and geographical games

  • Blue Grass Army Depot — (BGAD) is a U.S. Army chemical weapon and standard munitions storage facility located at in east central Kentucky, southeast of the cities of Lexington and Richmond, Kentucky, operated by the United States Army. The 14,494 acre site, composed… …   Wikipedia

  • Blue Grass Chemical Agent-Destruction Pilot Plant — The Blue Grass Chemical Agent Destruction Pilot Plant (BGCAPP) is a chemical weapons destruction plant the last one built in the United States located on Blue Grass Army Depot (BGAD) dedicated to the destruction of 523 tons of nerve agents GB… …   Wikipedia

  • Blue Grass Boys — William Smith „Bill“ Monroe (* 13. September 1911 in Rosine, Kentucky; † 9. September 1996 in Springfield, Tennessee) war ein US amerikanischer Countrysänger, Musiker und Komponist. Er gilt als „Father of Bluegrass“ und war bekannt für seinen… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Blue Grass, Iowa — Infobox Settlement official name = Blue Grass, Iowa settlement type = City nickname = motto = imagesize = image caption = image imagesize = image caption = image mapsize = 250x200px map caption = Location of Blue Grass, Iowa mapsize1 = map… …   Wikipedia

  • Blue Grass Township, Scott County, Iowa — Infobox Settlement official name = Blue Grass Township settlement type = Township nickname = motto = imagesize = image caption = image imagesize = image caption = image mapsize = map caption = Location in Scott County mapsize1 = map caption1 =… …   Wikipedia

  • Blue Grass — Original name in latin Blue Grass Name in other language State code US Continent/City America/Chicago longitude 41.50892 latitude 90.76598 altitude 242 Population 1452 Date 2011 05 14 …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

  • Blue Moon of Kentucky — ist ein Lied, das von dem Bluegrass Musiker Bill Monroe komponiert und seit seiner Veröffentlichung 1947 von zahlreichen Interpreten verschiedener musikalischer Genres aufgenommen wurde. Elvis Presley nahm diesen Song mit einem abgeändertem… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Blue Moon of Kentucky — Infobox Single Name = Blue Moon of Kentucky Cover size = Border = Caption = Artist = Bill Monroe and The Blue Grass Boys Album = A side = B side = Released = 1950 Format = Recorded = Genre = Bluegrass Length = Label = Columbia Records Writer =… …   Wikipedia

  • Blue Mountains (Australia) — The Blue Mountains is a mountainous region in New South Wales, Australia, which borders Sydney s metropolitan area, beginning approximately 50 kilometres west of the city s centre. [Gregory s New South Wales State Road Map, Map 220, 11th Edition …   Wikipedia