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Joe Melanson, Real Estate Pro in Buzzards Bay, MA

If an island is connected by a causeway to the mainland, is it an island or a peninsula?

Asked by Joe Melanson, Buzzards Bay, MA Wed Apr 29, 2009

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My thought would be that if the causeway includes a bridge over water, and that the body of land is not connected to the mainland by terra firma at one end or the other, then it is an island. If there is connection by land at one end or the other, then it would be a peninsula, like my own Pinellas County, Florida.
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