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Welcome to Adams Shore ...

Adams Shore is located in Norfolk County<1>.

The location of Adams Shore has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

A typical abbreviation for Adams Shore: Adams Shr.

See our Genealogy Helper Page for Adams Shore for more information about variations on the name of Adams Shore.

Adams Shore is near sea level<3>.

Time Zone: Adams Shore lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Communities near Adams Shore ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Adams Shore.

  • Boston [Suffolk County]
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    • Boston [Suffolk County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Adams Shore
    • Estimated population in 2018: 694,583 people
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  • Cambridge [Middlesex County]
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    • Cambridge [Middlesex County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Adams Shore
    • Estimated population in 2018: 118,977 people
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  • Brockton [Plymouth County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brockton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brockton
    • Brockton [Plymouth County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the south of Adams Shore
    • Estimated population in 2018: 95,777 people
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  • Lynn [Essex County]
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    • Lynn [Essex County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the north of Adams Shore
    • Estimated population in 2018: 94,654 people
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Newton [Middlesex County]
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      • Newton [Middlesex County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Adams Shore
      • Estimated population in 2018: 88,904 people
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    • Somerville [Middlesex County]
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      • Somerville [Middlesex County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Adams Shore
      • Estimated population in 2018: 81,562 people
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    • Waltham [Middlesex County]
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      • Waltham [Middlesex County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Adams Shore
      • Estimated population in 2018: 62,962 people
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    • Malden [Middlesex County]
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      • Malden [Middlesex County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the north of Adams Shore
      • Estimated population in 2018: 61,036 people
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    • Brookline [Norfolk County]
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      • Brookline [Norfolk County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Adams Shore
      • Estimated population in 2018: 59,310 people
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    • Medford [Middlesex County]
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      • Medford [Middlesex County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Adams Shore
      • Estimated population in 2018: 57,765 people
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To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Adams Shore. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Adams Shore.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Adams Shore. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Adams Shore.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Adams Shore. See our Newspapers Page for Adams Shore.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Adams Shore ...

Looking for more information about Adams Shore? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Adams Shore, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Adams Shore.

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About Norfolk County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Adams Shore. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Norfolk County: www.norfolkcounty.org/

The official website for State of Massachusetts: https://www.mass.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Massachusetts' counties, including Norfolk, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Adams Shore - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Adams Shore) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Adams Shore. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.2640, Longitude: -70.9842       In this case, the coordinates for Adams Shore have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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