Middlesex 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
Bays 2
Beaches 3
Bends 1
Capes 4
Cliffs 2
Falls 3
Flats 2
Forests 8
Gaps 1
Islands 6
Lakes 138
Pillars 1
Ranges 1
Ridges 3
Streams 221
Summits 336
Swamps 66
Valleys 2
Woods 1
Cultural Features
Airports 46
Bridges 20
Buildings 1,163
Canals 13
Cemeteries 197
Churches 552
Civil 55
Crossings 55
Dams 127
Hospitals 68
Locales 364
Mines 1
Parks 423
Post Offices 57
Reserves 3
Reservoirs 170
Schools 908
Towers 45
Historical Features
Bridges 1
Buildings 11
Canals 1
Churches 2
Hospitals 2
Lakes 2
Locales 30
Military (Historical) 4
Parks 3
Populated Places 15
Post Offices 81
Schools 7
Streams 3
Swamps 4
  • 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