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Spanish Bluff, Texas
(Bowie County)

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Welcome to Spanish Bluff ...

So far, we have found very little information about Spanish Bluff. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Spanish Bluff to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Spanish Bluff, please Contact Us.

Spanish Bluff would have been located within present day Bowie County.

The location of Spanish Bluff has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

A typical abbreviation for Spanish Bluff: Spanish Blf. (or less commonly used: Spanish Bluf.)

While the community is gone, the present day location for Spanish Bluff is 320 feet [98 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: The area where Spanish Bluff was located is in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Spanish Bluff would have been located in the (903) & (430)<4> area codes.

Communities Also Named Spanish Bluff ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Texas communities named Spanish Bluff: This one is located in Bowie County and the other is located in Madison County.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Spanish Bluff.

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Spanish Bluff. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Spanish Bluff. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Spanish Bluff.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Spanish Bluff:

Communities near Spanish Bluff ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Texarkana   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the East (E) of Spanish Bluff

Wake Village   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Spanish Bluff

New Boston   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of Spanish Bluff

Ashdown   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Spanish Bluff

Located in Little River County (AR)

Nash   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Spanish Bluff

Hooks   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Spanish Bluff

De Kalb   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West (W) of Spanish Bluff

Redwater   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Spanish Bluff

Maud   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South (S) of Spanish Bluff

Red Lick   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East (E) of Spanish Bluff

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Spanish Bluff.

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Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Spanish Bluff, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Spanish Bluff - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>Area code (430) is an overlay for area code (903).

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Spanish Bluff) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Spanish Bluff. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.5429, Longitude: -94.3863     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Spanish Bluff have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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