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Encyclopedia > Massachusetts Route 225

Massachusetts Route 225, is a northwest-southeast state highway in Massachusetts. It was formerly known as Route 25 prior to the construction of Interstate 495 south of Raynham in 1957, which was given the Route 25 designation. The stretch of highway between the Bourne Bridge in Bourne, and exit 1 of Interstate 495 (its junction with Interstate 195) in Wareham still bears the Route 25 designation, while the rest of Route 25 has been re-designated as Interstate 495 as of 1987. From its northwestern terminus at Route 2A in Lunenburg, Route 225 runs southeast through the following towns: A state highway in the United States is a numbered highway primarily administered and financed by a state government. ... State nickname: Bay State Other U.S. States Capital Boston Largest city Boston Governor Mitt Romney (R) Official languages English Area 27,360 km² (44th)  - Land 20,317 km²  - Water 7,043 km² (25. ... Massachusetts Route 25 is a freeway providing access to Cape Cod. ... Interstate 495 is the designation of an Interstate highway beltway in Massachusetts. ... Raynham is a town located in Bristol County, Massachusetts. ... 1957 was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The Bourne Bridge carries Massachusetts Route 28 across the Cape Cod Canal, connecting Cape Cod with the rest of Massachusetts, USA. Most traffic approaching from the north follows Massachusetts Route 25, which ends at Route 28, just north of the bridge, and provides freeway connections from Interstate 495 and Interstate... Bourne is a town located in Barnstable County, Massachusetts. ... Looking east at I-195 in Providence, Rhode Island around 1959. ... Wareham is a town located in Plymouth County, Massachusetts. ... 1987 is a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Lunenburg is a town located in Worcester County, Massachusetts. ...

Route 225 crosses the following Interstate highways: Shirley is a town located in Middlesex County, Massachusetts. ... The First Parish Church is a landmark on Main Street in Groton. ... Massachusetts Route 111, is both a north-south and east-west state highway in Massachusetts. ... Seal of Westford, MA Westford is a town located in Middlesex County, Massachusetts. ... Carlisle is a town located in Middlesex County, Massachusetts. ... Exterior, Unitarian Meeting House (1816). ... British troops fire on Minutemen during The Battle of Lexington Minute Man statue on Lexington Green, by H. H. Kitson. ... Massachusetts State Highway 2, always referred to simply as Route 2, is a major East-West state highway in Massachusetts. ... A typical rural stretch of Interstate highway, with two lanes in each direction separated by a large grassy median, and with cross-traffic limited to overpasses and underpasses. ...

Source: "Massachusetts Atlas and Gazetteer." Yarmouth, Maine: DeLorme. First Edition, 1998. "The Roads of Massachusetts" ( http://www.maroads.com ) Interstate 495 is the designation of an Interstate highway beltway in Massachusetts. ... Interstate 95 or (I-95) is an interstate highway that runs 1907 miles (3070 kilometers) north-south along the east coast of the United States. ... Route 128 is a ring highway with Boston at its center and surrounded by the concentric Interstate 495. ...


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Massachusetts Route 225 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (216 words)
Route 225 is a northwest-southeast state highway in Massachusetts, which is signed as an east-west route.
It was formerly known as Route 25 prior to the construction of Interstate 495 south of Raynham in 1957, which was given the Route 25 designation.
Interstate 95 (Route 128) in Lexington (exit 31).
Massachusetts Route 128 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (2613 words)
Route 128, also known as the Yankee Division Highway (for the U.S. 26th Infantry Division), and originally the Circumferential Highway, is a partial beltway around Boston, Massachusetts, United States.
The freeway ends at a rotary with Route 127 in Gloucester, and the last bit of Route 128 is a surface road that bypasses downtown Gloucester to the northeast.
Route 128 Station is located along the highway in Westwood, Massachusetts and is served by Amtrak's Northeast Corridor line and MBTA commuter rail.
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