Coastal towns near boston massachusetts message board. All major map objects features reside on their own layer. It contains the cities of salem, known worldwide as the site of the salem witch trials. Three billiondollar weather disasters affected massachusetts in 2018and. This delightful village of fewer than 1,000 residents boasts a wealth of 18 th19 thcentury buildings on its own narrow peninsula that juts into fishers island sound and little narragansett bay, with views in all directions unique view. Jun 17, 2017 salisbury beach, massachusetts the perfect beach destination in need of marketing, historic preservation and a little renovation firstly, this was written after our second vacation in salisbury beach so, while this isnt the destination for everyone, it certainly has broader appeal than the message and impression the town, or tourism agency, is giving. You can save it as an image by clicking on the print map to access the original massachusetts printable map file. May 08, 2017 jackson is the quaint new hampshire town for the sporty set. Before our stay in boston we would like a relaxing few days on the coast.
Provides connecting freight service to south coast and southeast massachusetts. Along the massachusetts coast you will encounter many wonderful coastal attractions including. Map of massachusetts highlighting barnstable county. Suffolk county cities towns by population boston 639,594 revere 53,258 chelsea 37,084 winthrop 18,605 allston brighton charlestown dorchester dorchester center east boston hyde park jamaica plain mattapan readville roslindale roxbury roxbury crossing west roxbury. Map of the north shore region of massachusetts highlighted in yellow based on the region defined. A beach on the coast of massachusetts on a foggy early spring day. State maps show the country borders, the counties, rivers, lakes, the names of the rivers and lakes, the towns and the symbols meaning certain towns, the interstate highways, major roads and express ways on a separate layer.
Get directions, maps, and traffic for massachusetts. Click the map or the button above to print a colorful copy of our massachusetts county map. Massachusetts maps including outline and topographical maps. This free to print map is a static image in jpg format. Masshome directory of massachusetts tourism web sites. Massachusetts state maps usa maps of massachusetts ma. One local business, island creek oysters, put duxbury bay on the map as one of the nations goto oyster sources almost two decades ago.
Characteristics and conflicts of municipal coastal resilience in. Massachusetts beaches include some of the best known seashores in the world most well know are those of cape cod and the cape cod national seashore. The north of boston north shore region of massachusetts include both essex and middlesex counties. The south shore and southern coast have many interesting attractions for anyone traveling to the region, including. Newburyport, gloucester, and rockport to the north offer all of what youre looking for. This region includes beautiful atlantic shoreline and great fishing opportunities all within close proximity to boston. Here we offer free printable massachusetts maps for your personal use. Map of massachusetts boston map pdf map of massachusetts. Shadedrelief maps of massachusetts showing major cities, selected physiographic regions.
Massachusetts coastal zone boundary description pdf, 111 kb the official boundary description provided in the massachusetts office of coastal zone management policy guide gis shapefile of massachusetts coastal zone boundary the updated digital gis dataset and metadata, provided as both a line shapefile and a polygon shapefile. Building coastal resilience is the process of building adaptive capacity into social, built. Connecticut coastal towns dont always get the attention they so justly deserve. From gloucester and rockport in particular, its easy to get to both sandy and rocky beaches. While many of these destinations are popular during the summer for swimming and sunbathing on their idyllic beaches, others are just as enjoyable in the offseason, and much less crowded.
Use it as a teachinglearning tool, as a desk reference, or an item on your bulletin board. Which coastal towns close to boston are most reasonable. Large detailed map of massachusetts with cities and towns. Us state printable maps, massachusetts to new jersey.
Massachusetts coast sea shore travel vacation travel. Detailed topographic maps and aerial photos of massachusetts are available in the store. Home about us contact map finishing pricing payment methods shipping return policy follow us. Stellwagen bank national marine sanctuary nantucket sound new hampshire rhode island revised january 2014 gulf of maine rhode island sound cape cod bay. As described in the massachusetts office of coastal zone management policy guide, the official massachusetts coastal zone includes the lands and waters within an area defined by the seaward limit of the states territorial sea, extending from the massachusetts new hampshire border south to the massachusetts rhode island border, and landward to 100 feet inland of specified major roads, rail. Salisbury beach, massachusetts the perfect beach destination in need of marketing, historic preservation and a little renovation firstly, this was written after our second vacation in salisbury beach so, while this isnt the destination for everyone, it certainly has broader appeal than the message and impression the town, or tourism agency, is giving. Also includes printable and blank maps, flags, cia world factbook maps, and antique historical maps. With a strong emphasis on boating the duxbury bay maritime school and the arts the art complex museum and ellison center for the arts, the town feels like cape cod without the crowds. Maps are in adobe illustrator vector format, with editable layers and objects, so you can customize the colors, text and features. Of course, there are a whole lot of seaside spots worth a visit in the commonwealth, but even those most partial to other areas would have trouble arguing with. Interstate 91, interstate 93, interstate 95, interstate 395 and interstate 495. We are so fortunate to live in new england and have easy access to an abundance of so many beautiful coastal towns, north and south of boston. Massachusetts map geography of massachusetts map of.
Administered by a royal governor, this collaboration of small towns and religious factions, also included the massachusetts bay colony, plymouth colony, marthas vineyard, nantucket, the province of maine and what is now nova scotia. Choose one of these beautiful seaside towns to relax in and start. Map, featured in martime history of massachusetts travel itinerary. Fema vzone codes were crossreferenced in the fema map index to find. Massachusetts counties map cities in capitals dukes indicates shire town or county seat edgartown chimark gay head nantucket. North american datum of 1983 nad83, massachusetts state plane coordinate system, mainland zone, meters. A dash indicates that we do not yet have that data. Three billiondollar weather disasters affected massachusetts in 2018and a total of 10 affected the state between 2010 and 2018. Massachusetts south shore and southern coast travel. We are doing a trip from boston to new york with our teenage son in july. Free royalty free clip art world, us, state, county, world regions, country and globe maps that can be downloaded to your computer for design, illustrations, presentations, websites, scrapbooks, craft, homeschool, school, education projects. In 1620, a religious group from england known as the pilgrims arrived on the mayflower, landing near provincetown. North shore massachusetts salem, lawrence, cambridge, lowell, middlesex county, essex county mass.
Map of massachusetts coast line, maritime history of. Arts attractions such as the south shore art center in cohasset, the south shore music circus also in cohasset, and the zeiterion performing arts center in new bedford. The massachusetts office of coastal zone management limits its definition of the south. Click on the massachusetts cities and towns to view it full screen. This map shows cities, towns, counties, interstate highways, u. Below are the statistics for all towns in south shore. Filled with stunning coastal towns, massachusetts is a great place to visit yearround. Yes, a number of north shore towns have that beachy, new england feel.
Arts attractions such as the south shore art center in cohasset, the south shore music circus also in cohasset, and the zeiterion performing arts center in new bedford beaches there are numerous beaches along the south shore including wollaston beach in quincy. American map south coast ma street american map corp. Media in category maps of barnstable county, massachusetts the following 12 files are in this category, out of 12 total. Greylock at 3,491 feet the highest point in massachusetts. Stellwagen bank national marine sanctuary nantucket sound new hampshire rhode island revised january 2014 gulf of maine rhode island sound cape cod bay massachusetts bay buzzards bay d. As described in appendix 2 of the october 2011 policy guide, the official massachusetts coastal zone includes the lands and waters within an area defined by the seaward limit of the states territorial sea, extending from the massachusetts new hampshire border south to the massachusetts rhode island border, and landward to 100 feet inland of.
You can grab the massachusetts state map and move it around to recentre the map. Large detailed map of massachusetts with cities and towns click to see large. Massachusetts city maps in adobe illustrator format. Check flight prices and hotel availability for your visit. You can change between standard map view, satellite map view and hybrid map view. We enjoy kayaking, swimming and cycling but would like to stay somewhere with some lively resurants for the evening. Theres plenty of hiking, biking, skiing, and whatnot to be had in and around this town of no more than 1,000 souls. Route 1, route 3, route 6, route 7, route 20, route 44 and route 202. Map of massachusetts coastline click here to be directed to a bing map of this travel itinerarys sites to get directions including street addresses and coordinates. Adobe illustrator files are vector format files, allowing for crisp, highquality artwork at any magnification.
The pdf files below require the free acrobat reader. This is a generalized topographic map of massachusetts. Gloucester has a number of beaches good harbor is a very popular one but there are smaller ones too and it is just a short drive to rockport, where you will find one of the best lobster shacks, roy moores on bear neck not the restaurant, but the actual shack, which is further up bear neck and the only seating is on. Coastal towns near boston massachusetts forum tripadvisor. Explore historic maritime sites in massachusetts listed in the national register of historic places. In 1692 the royal colony of massachusetts bay was formed and a semblance of order was restored.
The maps found in this collection must be accessed through the expressview mr. The following description and data are available for download. Massachusetts physical map and massachusetts topographic map. Massachusetts living towns north boston town guide north. Quincy and weymouth, which border boston harbor, but adds the towns of hanover. The original inhabitants of massachusetts algonquian indians would eventually perish from diseases brought to this land by european explorers in the late 16th century, and from the brutalities of colonial expansion across their ancestral homelands. Numerous beaches such as crane beach in ipswich, or nantasket beach in hull, or the very popular horseneck beach state reservation in westport, or the cape code national seashore with 40 miles of sandy beach, marshes, and ponds over 60 lighthouses including boston light, the oldest lighthouse.
Download map massachusetts conecticutt rhode island. Maps may not be reproduced without permission of the cape cod chamber of. Maps of massachusetts towns, downtown boston map, map of western mass, central mass, cape cod, northern mass and more. As described in appendix 2 of the october 2011 policy guide, the official massachusetts coastal zone includes the lands and waters within an area defined by the seaward limit of the states territorial sea, extending from the massachusettsnew hampshire border south to the massachusettsrhode island border, and landward to 100 feet inland of. Great for chamber of commerce maps, real estate, and other local promotional projects. The south shore of massachusetts is a geographic region stretching south and east from. Map of massachusetts cities massachusetts road map. Oct 30, 2009 coastal towns on boston commuter rail lines.
Printable political map of massachusetts yellowmaps. Massachusetts maps including outline and topographical. You reverse the order of your sort by clicking on the sort link a second time. You can cross massachusetts in less than three hours by car. Hybrid map view overlays street names onto the satellite or aerial image. Salem and marblehead are great places to visit and do have lots of dining options, but i think the beaches a bit farther north are nicer.
Massachusetts coastal railroad, east wareham, massachusetts. Click here to be directed to a bing map of this travel itinerarys sites to get directions including street addresses and coordinates. William francis galvin, secretary of the commonwealth. Editable massachusetts city map with historic new england. Beaches are not exclusively all on seashores but may also be located on lakes, rivers or other bodies of water. Massachusetts digital vector map download editable. Oct 28, 2010 one local business, island creek oysters, put duxbury bay on the map as one of the nations goto oyster sources almost two decades ago. This information is intended for conservation planning, and is not intended for use in state regulations. Surficial materials of massachusetts usgs publications repository. Printable massachusetts maps state outline, county, cities. But having a map along can ensure you find the places youre looking for along the way. This report and associated map provide information about important sites for biodiversity conservation in your area. A wide variety of massachusetts maps including census area, historical, outline, political, relief, topographical and large color and printable maps by trending. This massachusetts city map with historic new england city and town areas is a fully editable, layered adobe illustrator file.1115 721 756 12 873 507 1434 1488 765 1358 396 782 716 342 134 689 765 909 430 580 1389 321 912 47 950 90 708 445 1453 701 563 287 573