New Castle in New Castle County, Delaware — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Landing Place of William Penn
Erected 1932 by Historic Markers Commission. (Marker Number NC-25.)
Location. 39° 39.51′ N, 75° 33.753′ W. Marker is in New Castle, Delaware, in New Castle County. Marker is at the intersection of Delaware Street and The Strand, on the right when traveling west on Delaware Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: New Castle DE 19720, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Gunning Bedford House (a few steps from this marker); New Castle and Frenchtown Railroad (within shouting distance of this marker); Packet Alley (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Delaware Street Wharf Reconstruction (about 400 feet away); Home of George Read (about 400 feet away); The Welcome Society of Pennsylvania (about 500 feet away); Presbyterian Church (about 500 feet away); Read House & Gardens (about 500 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in New Castle.
Regarding Landing Place of William Penn.
Also see . . .
1. The Freeman. (Submitted on November 13, 2007, by Roger Dean Meyer of Yankton, South Dakota.)
2. New Castle Historic District Map. (Submitted on November 13, 2007, by Roger Dean Meyer of Yankton, South Dakota.)
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