| Share


Weston, town (1990 pop. 10,200), Middlesex co., E Mass., W of Boston; settled c.1642, set off from Watertown and inc. 1713. The town is mainly residential. Regis College, the Weston Observatory of Boston College, and many 18th-century buildings are there.

The Columbia Electronic Encyclopedia, 6th ed. Copyright © 2012, Columbia University Press. All rights reserved.

More on Weston from Infoplease:

  • Weston: meaning and definitions - Weston: Definition and Pronunciation
  • Joanie Weston - Joanie Weston Age: 62 deemed the “Blonde Bomber” she became the biggest star of Roller ...
  • Edward Weston - Weston, Edward Weston, Edward, 1886–1958, American photographer, b. Highland Park, Ill. ...
  • Maria Weston Chapman - Chapman, Maria Weston Chapman, Maria Weston, 1806–85, American abolitionist, b. Weymouth, ...
  • Russell Weston, Jr., - Russell Weston, Jr., the 41-year-old Illinois man charged in the July 24 Capitol shooting that left ...

See more Encyclopedia articles on: U.S. Political Geography

Premium Partner Content
HighBeam Research
Documents Images and Maps Reference
(from Newspapers, Magazines, Journals, Newswires, Transcripts and Books)

Research our extensive archive of more than 80 million articles from 6,500 publications.

Additional search results provided by HighBeam Research, LLC. © Copyright 2005. All rights reserved.

24 X 7

Private Tutor

Click Here for Details
24 x 7 Tutor Availability
Unlimited Online Tutoring
1-on-1 Tutoring