Rhode Island Physical, Cultural & Historical Features

Physical Cultural Historical
Also See:Features by RI County

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Rhode Island
Physical Features
Areas 5
Bars 43
Bays 154
Beaches 94
Benches 16
Bends 1
Capes 249
Cliffs 10
Falls 5
Forests 2
Guts 10
Islands 103
Lakes 257
Pillars 131
Ranges 1
Springs 8
Streams 302
Summits 251
Swamps 63
Valleys 10
Woods 5
Rhode Island
Cultural Features
Airports 25
Bridges 30
Buildings 872
Canals 1
Cemeteries 401
Channels 15
Churches 506
Civil 50
Crossings 102
Dams 139
Harbors 1
Hospitals 36
Locales 366
Mines 2
Parks 306
Post Offices 53
Reservoirs 203
Schools 752
Towers 42
Trails 5
Rhode Island Historical
Features/Landmarks
Airports 1
Areas 1
Bays 2
Bridges 2
Buildings 16
Capes 1
Churches 15
Civil 3
Hospitals 5
Islands 4
Lakes 4
Locales 85
Military (Historical) 26
Mines 3
Parks 7
Pillars 3
Populated Places 27
Post Offices 1
Reservoirs 6
Schools 34
Springs 1
Streams 8
Summits 2
Swamps 4
Woods 1

Rhode Island's National
Historic Landmarks
44
  • 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.