Lewes in Sussex County, Delaware — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
The Coursey-Daisey Nanticoke Indian Burial Ground
Erected 2012 by Delaware Public Archives. (Marker Number SC-230.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Native Americans. In addition, it is included in the Delaware Public Archives series list.
Location. 38° 44.82′ N, 75° 10.017′ W. Marker is in Lewes, Delaware, in Sussex County. Marker is on Eagle Point Drive, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Lewes DE 19958, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Israel United Methodist Church (approx. 0.3 miles away); Lewes (approx. 1˝ miles away); a different marker also named Lewes (approx. 1.6 miles away); a different marker also named Lewes (approx. 1.8 miles away); Broadkiln Hundred (approx. 2.1 miles away); Lewes Presbyterian Church (approx. 2.3 miles away); World Wars I and II Memorial (approx. 2.4 miles away); The Fisher-Martin House (approx. 2.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lewes.
1. Indian burial ground 1853 to 1928
Turn right from Coastal Highway (DE Rt 1) onto Shady Road, proceed a quarter mile, then turn left onto Eagle Point Drive. as you enter the Eagle Point subdivision, the marker will be on your right.
— Submitted June 8, 2017, by Charles Quandt of Dewey Beach, Delaware.
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