Ann, Cape

Ann, Cape

geographical name \ˈan\

Definition of ANN, CAPE

peninsula NE Massachusetts

Ann, Cape

   (Concise Encyclopedia)

Cape northeast of Boston, Mass., U.S. Sheltering Ipswich Bay, it includes Annisquam Harbor on the north and Gloucester Harbor on the south. The rocky, picturesque promontory, named for Queen Anne (wife of James I), is noted for its old fishing villages and artists' colonies. Gloucester and Rockport are its main towns.


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