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Justiceburg, Texas

31 Dec

Situated atop the mesas south of Justiceburg, Texas in Garza County along the Lubbock Highway are large electricty-generating windmills.   This area is the caprock escarpment of the Llano Estacado. 

In May, my husband and I took a trip to Slaton and Post.   We drove along Highway 84 for some time and fell upon what remains of Justiceburg.   Further South along the route, are these gorgeous windmills. 

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Posted by on December 31, 2007 in Black and White, Texas

 

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9 responses to “Justiceburg, Texas

  1. itiswell

    December 31, 2007 at 10:52 am

    I love the windmills. Happy New Year! (((hugs)))

     
  2. Wes

    December 31, 2007 at 11:46 am

    Don’t you love Post, TX?

     
  3. wildstorm

    December 31, 2007 at 11:59 am

    I do love Post Texas and made every opportunity to drive through it when working in Lubbock. My husband has roots there so it is even more special.

     
  4. burstmode

    December 31, 2007 at 12:45 pm

    Beautifully done, nicely balanced photo and good use of light and contrast.

     
  5. c.a. church

    December 31, 2007 at 1:50 pm

    Excellent composition. I don’t think that there could’ve been a more perfect balance of the elements in this photo. Wish I could make it out that way more, but it’s quite a drive from Houston. =)

    !c

     
  6. Sally

    December 31, 2007 at 2:42 pm

    Very nice windmills. Love the pic! Hope you have a wonderful New Year! (((hugs)))

     
  7. Betty

    December 31, 2007 at 3:27 pm

    I haven’t been to Lubbock in 30 years or more. I worked there right before I married my ex. I would love to take a trip and see all the towns in between. I just love the windmills!
    Happy New Year!

     
  8. Franco

    December 31, 2007 at 8:22 pm

    very majestic… agree with church about composition…

    Happy New Year!!

    ~streetfotografy.wordpress.com~

     
  9. anne

    April 26, 2009 at 9:59 am

    my uncle riely miller owns the land that these winturbins are on. I lived in justiceburg until I was 11 its not a ghost town wwe thrive out there on cattle, farming, and the wind turbins

     

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