Bristol County Physical, Cultural & Historical Features

Note 1: The Cultural Feature "Locales" can be very helpful in getting oriented in a new community.
Note 2: Links for Local Area Search and Driving Directions are below each feature map.

Physical Features
Areas 2
Bars 18
Basins 1
Bays 25
Beaches 6
Capes 52
Flats 5
Forests 4
Guts 2
Islands 106
Lakes 61
Pillars 1
Plains 1
Ridges 1
Springs 1
Streams 113
Summits 41
Swamps 39
Valleys 3
Woods 1
Cultural Features
Airports 18
Bridges 7
Buildings 121
Cemeteries 100
Channels 1
Churches 47
Civil 21
Crossings 45
Dams 54
Harbors 2
Hospitals 16
Locales 93
Parks 40
Post Offices 22
Reserves 1
Reservoirs 62
Schools 299
Towers 14
Historical Features
Bays 1
Locales 14
Military (Historical) 1
Populated Places 8
Post Offices 48
Reservoirs 1
Schools 6
  • Physical Features are the natural features of the Earth's surface.
  • Cultural Features are landscape features that were created or shaped by humans.
  • Historical Features are features that no longer exist on the landscape.
  • Historical Landmarks: Massachusetts's National Historic Landmarks