New London 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 24
Basins 1
Bays 47
Beaches 20
Benches 9
Bends 1
Capes 69
Cliffs 1
Falls 4
Flats 5
Forests 3
Gaps 1
Islands 72
Lakes 109
Pillars 3
Plains 1
Ridges 2
Springs 1
Streams 204
Summits 188
Swamps 22
Valleys 4
Cultural Features
Airports 13
Bridges 15
Buildings 225
Cemeteries 150
Channels 9
Churches 165
Civil 33
Crossings 38
Dams 103
Harbors 1
Hospitals 5
Levees 2
Locales 152
Mines 1
Parks 159
Post Offices 29
Reservoirs 108
Schools 150
Towers 12
Trails 2
Historical Features
Bridges 1
Buildings 8
Capes 2
Churches 3
Hospitals 1
Lakes 2
Locales 54
Military (Historical) 6
Populated Places 43
Post Offices 49
Reservoirs 1
Schools 31
  • 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: Connecticut's National Historic Landmarks