Provincetown


Provincetown
Provincetown [präv′ins toun΄]
[after Province Lands, title of public land at the end of Cape Cod]
resort town in Mass., at the N tip of Cape Cod: pop. 3,400

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  • Provincetown — Lage in Massachusetts …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Provincetown — Provincetown, MA U.S. Census Designated Place in Massachusetts Population (2000): 3192 Housing Units (2000): 3712 Land area (2000): 1.814383 sq. miles (4.699229 sq. km) Water area (2000): 3.433024 sq. miles (8.891492 sq. km) Total area (2000):… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Provincetown, MA — U.S. Census Designated Place in Massachusetts Population (2000): 3192 Housing Units (2000): 3712 Land area (2000): 1.814383 sq. miles (4.699229 sq. km) Water area (2000): 3.433024 sq. miles (8.891492 sq. km) Total area (2000): 5.247407 sq. miles… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Provincetown — (spr. prówwinstaun), Stadt im nordamerikan. Staate Massachusetts, an der äußersten Spitze der Cape Cod Halbinsel, malerischer alter Fischerort (Kabeljau und Makrelenfang), mit gutem Hafen und (1900) 4247 Einw …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Provincetown —    Located on the harbor side of the far end of Cape Cod, Provincetown marks the spot where the Mayflower Pilgrims first made landfall before putting in at Plymouth Rock. Before the 20th century, Provincetown was primarily a fishing port, sending …   The Historical Dictionary of the American Theater

  • Provincetown — 42° 03′ 30″ N 70° 10′ 45″ W / 42.058333, 70.179167 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Provincetown — /prov ins town /, n. a town at the tip of Cape Cod, in SE Massachusetts: resort. 3536. * * * Town (pop., 2000: 3,431), eastern Massachusetts, U.S. At the northern tip of Cape Cod, Provincetown was the first landing place of the Pilgrims in 1620,… …   Universalium

  • Provincetown — [ provinstaun] Провинстаун, город в штате Массачусетс. Town in SE Massachusetts, at the extremety of Cape Cod peninsula: fishing and fishpacking plants; notable as a summer art colony. The Mayflower came to anchor here in 1620, before the landing …   Словарь топонимов США

  • Provincetown — Localidad (pob., 2000: 3.431 hab.) en el este del estado de Massachusetts en EE.UU. Provincetown, que se encuentra en el extremo norte de cabo Cod, fue el primer lugar donde desembarcaron los peregrinos en 1620 y en su puerto se redactó el pacto… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Provincetown — Original name in latin Provincetown Name in other language PVC State code US Continent/City America/New York longitude 42.05844 latitude 70.17864 altitude 9 Population 2642 Date 2011 05 14 …   Cities with a population over 1000 database