Norfolk 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
Bars 11
Basins 1
Bays 17
Beaches 7
Capes 27
Cliffs 6
Flats 2
Forests 2
Gaps 2
Guts 2
Islands 36
Lakes 116
Ranges 1
Ridges 3
Springs 1
Streams 112
Summits 122
Swamps 24
Woods 3
Cultural Features
Airports 13
Bridges 3
Buildings 243
Cemeteries 84
Channels 4
Churches 222
Civil 29
Crossings 33
Dams 50
Harbors 2
Hospitals 26
Locales 203
Parks 127
Post Offices 36
Reserves 1
Reservoirs 76
Schools 391
Towers 21
Historical Features
Airports 1
Buildings 1
Churches 1
Hospitals 2
Islands 1
Lakes 1
Locales 20
Military (Historical) 1
Populated Places 8
Post Offices 63
Schools 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