Maryland Physical, Cultural & Historical Features

Physical Cultural Historical
Also See:Features by MD County

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Maryland
Physical Features
Areas 15
Bars 61
Basins 14
Bays 742
Beaches 35
Bends 12
Capes 1,170
Cliffs 20
Falls 12
Flats 12
Forests 12
Gaps 12
Guts 57
Islands 304
Lakes 168
Pillars 4
Ranges 11
Rapids 7
Ridges 75
Springs 48
Streams 2,137
Summits 226
Swamps 224
Valleys 92
Woods 3
Maryland
Cultural Features
Airports 224
Bridges 117
Buildings 2,536
Canals 48
Cemeteries 1,134
Channels 72
Churches 3,888
Civil 472
Crossings 211
Dams 275
Harbors 30
Hospitals 205
Locales 2,549
Mines 44
Parks 1,233
Post Offices 490
Reserves 2
Reservoirs 280
Schools 2,975
Towers 152
Trails 24
Tunnels 11
Maryland Historical
Features/Landmarks
Airports 17
Bridges 6
Buildings 31
Canals 1
Capes 2
Cemeteries 3
Churches 152
Civil 24
Crossings 25
Dams 1
Guts 1
Hospitals 15
Islands 39
Lakes 1
Locales 185
Military (Historical) 56
Parks 8
Populated Places 163
Post Offices 63
Reservoirs 10
Schools 445
Streams 1
Swamps 3
Woods 4

Maryland's National
Historic Landmarks
71
  • 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.