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Old 10-04-2014, 10:27 PM   #43
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The Brazos River, called the Rio de los Brazos de Dios by early Spanish explorers (translated as "The River of the Arms of God"), is the longest river in Texas and the 11th longest river in the United States at 2,060 km (1,280 mi) from its headwater source at the head of Blackwater Draw, Curry County, New Mexico to its mouth at the Gulf of Mexico ..
The main stem of the Brazos is dammed in 3 places, all north of Waco, forming Possum Kingdom Lake, Lake Granbury, and Lake Whitney..Of these three, Granbury was the last to be completed, in 1969, and its proposed construction in the mid-1950s became the impetus for John Graves' book, Goodbye to a River...
http://googleearthtimemachine.blogsp...ton-texas.html know that the drop merges into the ocean, but few know that the ocean merges into the drop..Demons are like obedient dogs; they come when they are called...
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