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Elizabeth Islands

Elizabeth Islands, chain of small islands off Cape Cod that form the southern boundary of Buzzards Bay SE Mass. Naushon is the largest island. Cuttyhunk Island was settled in 1641 and has a U.S. Coast Guard station. Most of the islands are privately owned.

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