lighthousecovered bridgeleavesmountainsboston
New England Map
New England QSO Party

New England QSO Party County Abbreviations

Note: some county names are the same in each state (Middlesex is in MA and CT, for example). We prefer that logs use the 5-letter abbreviations.

Click here for a map of New England counties.

State County 5-letter 
Licensed hams
(as of 5/2011)
Connecticut Fairfield FAI CT FAI 1999
Hartford HAR CT HAR 2074
Litchfield LIT CT LIT 580
Middlesex MID CT MIC 439
New-Haven NHV CT NHV 1472
New-London NLN CT NLN 769
Tolland TOL CT TOL 478
Windham WIN CT WIN 260
Maine Androscoggin AND ME AND 274
Aroostook ARO ME ARO 233
Cumberland CUM ME CUM 728
Franklin FRA ME FRE 97
Hancock HAN ME HAN 204
Kennebec KEN ME KEN 424
Knox KNO ME KNO 169
Lincoln LIN ME LIN 161
Oxford OXF ME OXF 208
Penobscot  PEN ME PEN 472
Piscataquis PIS ME PIS  78
Sagadahoc  SAG ME SAG 127
Somerset  SOM ME SOM 154
Waldo WAL ME WAL 163
Washington WAS ME WAM 193
York  YOR ME YOR 541
Massachusetts Barnstable BAR MA BAR 761
Berkshire BER MA BER 395
Bristol  BRI MA BRM 1122
Dukes DUK MA DUK 30
Essex  ESS MA ESM 1408
Franklin  FRA MA FRA 225
Hampden HMD MA HMD 810
Hampshire HMP MA HMP 334
Middlesex MID MA MIM 3719
Nantucket NAN MA NAN 30
Norfolk  NOR MA NOR 1187
Plymouth PLY MA PLY  895
Suffolk  SUF MA SUF  365
Worcester WOR MA WOR 1780
New Hampshire Belknap  BEL NH BEL 282
Carroll  CAR NH CAR 166
Cheshire  CHE NH CHE 287
Coos  COO NH COO 114
Grafton  GRA NH GRN 266
Hillsborough HIL NH HIL  1690
Merrimack MER NH MER 519
Rockingham ROC NH ROC 1127
Strafford STR NH STR 304
Sullivan  SUL NH SUL 169
Rhode Island Bristol BRI RI BRR 125
Kent  KEN RI KNT 463
Newport NEW RI NEW 276
Providence PRO RI PRO 870
Washington WAS RI WAR 330
Vermont Addison  ADD VT ADD 140
Bennington BEN VT BEN 117
Caledonia CAL VT CAL 78
Chittenden CHI VT CHI  599
Essex  ESS VT ESV 9
Franklin  FRA VT FRV 148
Grand Isle GRA VT GRV 26
Lamoille LAM VT LAM 72
Orange  ORA VT ORA 110
Orleans ORL VT ORL 61
Rutland RUT VT RUT 193
Washington WAS VT WAV 212
Windham WNH VT WNH 106
Windsor  WND VT WND 178