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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 - county then state or state then county, either way.

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State County 5-letter 
Licensed hams
(as of Nov 2018)
Connecticut Fairfield FAI CT 1434
Hartford HAR CT 1861
Litchfield LIT CT 547
Middlesex MID CT 404
New-Haven NHV CT 1295
New-London NLN CT 645
Tolland TOL CT 536
Windham WIN CT 282
Maine Androscoggin AND ME 244
Aroostook ARO ME 224
Cumberland CUM ME 705
Franklin FRA ME 82
Hancock HAN ME 194
Kennebec KEN ME 367
Knox KNO ME 140
Lincoln LIN ME 143
Oxford OXF ME 191
Penobscot  PEN ME 424
Piscataquis PIS ME 70
Sagadahoc  SAG ME 122
Somerset  SOM ME 137
Waldo WAL ME 151
Washington WAS ME 167
York  YOR ME 506
Massachusetts Barnstable BAR MA 656
Berkshire BER MA 335
Bristol  BRI MA 967
Dukes DUK MA 30
Essex  ESS MA 1300
Franklin  FRA MA 200
Hampden HMD MA 705
Hampshire HMP MA 331
Middlesex MID MA 3973
Nantucket NAN MA 25
Norfolk  NOR MA 1151
Plymouth PLY MA 876
Suffolk  SUF MA 406
Worcester WOR MA 1690
New Hampshire Belknap  BEL NH 287
Carroll  CAR NH 147
Cheshire  CHE NH 275
Coos  COO NH 94
Grafton  GRA NH 280
Hillsborough HIL NH 1565
Merrimack MER NH 528
Rockingham ROC NH 1118
Strafford STR NH 343
Sullivan  SUL NH 153
Rhode Island Bristol BRI RI 57
Kent  KEN RI 396
Newport NEW RI 272
Providence PRO RI 698
Washington WAS RI 291
Vermont Addison  ADD VT 124
Bennington BEN VT 114
Caledonia CAL VT 61
Chittenden CHI VT 558
Essex  ESS VT 16
Franklin  FRA VT 119
Grand Isle GRA VT 20
Lamoille LAM VT 56
Orange  ORA VT 89
Orleans ORL VT 55
Rutland RUT VT 178
Washington WAS VT 203
Windham WNH VT 111
Windsor  WND VT 152