National Register of Historic Places listings in Massachusetts facts for kids

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Distribution of listings by county as of September 2014

This is a list of properties and districts in Massachusetts listed on the National Register of Historic Places. There are over 4,200 listings in the state, representing about 5% of all NRHP listings nationwide and the second-most of any U.S. state, behind only New York. Listings appear in all 14 Massachusetts counties.

Contents: Counties in Massachusetts
This National Park Service list is complete through NPS recent listings posted March 31, 2017.
Church on the Hill, Lenox, Massachusetts
Church on the Hill, in Berkshire County
Nantucket light 1
Sankaty Head Light, in Nantucket
Flying horses carousel
The Flying Horses Carousel, Oak Bluffs, Martha's Vineyard, Dukes County
Ware–Hardwick Covered Bridge, Gilbertville, MA
The Ware-Hardwick Covered Bridge, Hampshire and Worcester Counties
PT 796
Montague - The Bookmill
The Alvah Stone Mill, Montague, Franklin County
County # of sites
1.1 Barnstable: Barnstable 85
1.2 Barnstable: Harwich 4
1.3 Barnstable: Other 117
1.4 Barnstable: Duplicates (4)
1.5 Barnstable: Total 202
2 Berkshire 170
3.1 Bristol: Fall River 102
3.2 Bristol: New Bedford 43
3.3 Bristol: Taunton 96
3.4 Bristol: Other 130
3.5 Bristol: Duplicates (1)
3.6 Bristol: Total 370
4 Dukes 22
5.1 Essex: Andover 51
5.2 Essex: Gloucester 34
5.3 Essex: Ipswich 31
5.4 Essex: Lawrence 24
5.5 Essex: Lynn 28
5.6 Essex: Methuen 45
5.7 Essex: Salem 46
5.8 Essex: Other 216
5.9 Essex: Duplicates (3)
5.10 Essex: Total 472
6 Franklin 53
7.1 Hampden: Springfield 87
7.2 Hampden: Other 70
7.3 Hampden: Total 157
8 Hampshire 78
9.1 Middlesex: Arlington 64
9.2 Middlesex: Cambridge 205
9.3 Middlesex: Concord 27
9.4 Middlesex: Framingham 18
9.5 Middlesex: Lexington 17
9.6 Middlesex: Lowell 41
9.7 Middlesex: Marlborough 17
9.8 Middlesex: Medford 36
9.9 Middlesex: Newton 187
9.10 Middlesex: Reading 90
9.11 Middlesex: Sherborn 25
9.12 Middlesex: Somerville 84
9.13 Middlesex: Stoneham 69
9.14 Middlesex: Wakefield 95
9.15 Middlesex: Waltham 109
9.16 Middlesex: Weston 15
9.17 Middlesex: Winchester 68
9.18 Middlesex: Other 188
9.19 Middlesex: Duplicates (31)
9.20 Middlesex: Total 1,324
10 Nantucket 4
11.1 Norfolk: Brookline 98
11.2 Norfolk: Milton 29
11.3 Norfolk: Quincy 109
11.4 Norfolk: Other 122
11.5 Norfolk: Duplicates (4)
11.6 Norfolk: Total 354
12 Plymouth 128
13.1 Suffolk: Northern Boston 145
13.2 Suffolk: Southern Boston 153
13.3 Suffolk: Other 23
13.4 Suffolk: Duplicates (2)
13.5 Suffolk: Total 319
14.1 Worcester: Southbridge 83
14.2 Worcester: Uxbridge 53
14.3 Worcester: Eastern Worcester 97
14.4 Worcester: Northwestern Worcester 102
14.5 Worcester: Southwestern Worcester 80
14.6 Worcester: Northern 68
14.7 Worcester: Other 172
14.8 Worcester: Duplicates (5)
14.9 Worcester: Total 650
(duplicates): (43)
Total: 4,260

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