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The Boston Redevelopment Authority's Boston Atlas, is a mapping application that includes data from many city agencies, including the Assessing Department and the Boston Water and Sewer Commission, plus information from neighboring towns and the state. Information such as the outlines of planning areas, building outlines, street edges, and property ownership can be turned on and off.
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Map and descriptions of restaurants in the Boston area that serve brunch on the weekend.
"Looking for a South End Bistro or a Cambridge shop? A downtown nightclub or a Newbury Street gallery? Wherever you want to go, Flashmaps will get you there. First-time visitors or lifelong residents -- anyone can easily navigate Boston and Cambridge with Flashmaps." $9.95.
"Interactive map of Boston Proper with clickable key for viewing many categories such as colleges, hotels, theaters, churches, the Freedom Trail, scenic views, and history."
Dealer in early and rare maps, specializing maps of New England and the Northeast.
Boston business directory sorted by T stops.
Most will be of interest only to weather geeks.
Greater Boston map: recommended roads for cycling, bike paths, bike shops, hills, parks, and more.
See results of the 2000 MCAS tests by community or by school on color-coded maps.
Eighteen historical maps of the Boston area from 1776 thru 1897 from the David Rumsey Collection are now available for viewing in the GIS Browser. Requires Java.
Use maps to plot out various socioeconomic characteristics of the Boston area, from population density to income and poverty to educational attainment.
National Park Service map that describes the historic sites on the Freedom Trail in downtown Boston and Charlestown.
Maps from 1775 to 1905. From the Library of Congress.
An online collection of US Geological Survey topographic maps for all six New England states, from the 1890s to the 1950s.
"Learn about area attractions in and around Concord-- such as Walden Pond, the Old North Bridge and the Concord Museum--on this interactive map. Many of these sites are within walking distance of the historic Concord's Colonial Inn, with its celebrated restaurants and charming guest rooms."
Reproduction of a map by a British military engineer showing rebel fortifications. From the Library of Congress.
From the Library of Congress.
From the Library of Congress. Also shows the North End.
Book: The history of Boston, as told through its maps. A wicked good coffeetable book.
Type in address (or just Boston) and begin navigating the area. You can also use this to generate directions from your house (in the U.S. or Canada) to Boston.
Interactive mapping system that lets you overlay past, present, and future maps so you can see what used to be and what is planned. This link starts you at the tutorial for the Maps Over Time applet.
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Series of maps showing how Back Bay has developed over the years.
1695 map of the East Coast and eastern Canada.
Info on obtaining one of these free state maps, which show major coastal watersheds and activities in them that affect their waters.
Metropolitan Boston & Eastern Massachusetts Atlas. 165 maps (cities & towns)
Book: If you're planning on some serious driving around the area, this is the atlas to get for the car.
1937 map of greater Boston and a 1952 map of downtown Boston.
The MassGIS Online Data Viewer provides aerial photographs and maps of all of Massachusetts. You can overlay the maps and photos with various data sets and overlays. Requires Java.
Book: You'll need maps around here!
1776 map of New England. University of Georgia collection.
Map showing existing and proposed development along Fort Point Channel and on Fan Pier.
Large map of the county in 1895.
An advanced mapping site with detailed layers for Boston, including building footprints for all buildings, land parcels, and an integrated assessment database. Also integrated with historic and future maps from www.futureboston.org
Not as good as Mapquest for general use, because it doesn't show street names. However, it's a public-domain mapping system, so you can use the maps you generate any way you'd like.
Topographic map of Boston. Several different scales are available.
"Online source for authentic antique and archival prints of urban maps. They specialize in the digital restoration and archival printing of neighborhood maps of Boston. New England, and other American cities."
Get directions to a specific address.
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