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Lewes in Sussex County, Delaware — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

The Fisher-Martin House

c. 1730

 
 
The Fisher-Martin House Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Devry Becker Jones, February 3, 2018
1. The Fisher-Martin House Marker
Inscription.  This house is an excellent example of Sussex County architecture circa 1730. It was moved to its present site in 1980 to help celebrate Lewes' 350th anniversary in 1981.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: ArchitectureColonial EraNotable Buildings. A significant historical year for this entry is 1730.
 
Location. 38° 46.407′ N, 75° 8.337′ W. Marker is in Lewes, Delaware, in Sussex County. Marker is on Kings Highway (U.S. 9) north of Franklin Avenue, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 120 Kings Highway, Lewes DE 19958, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Lewes (within shouting distance of this marker); H.M. Brig DeBraak (within shouting distance of this marker); Zwaanendael Museum (within shouting distance of this marker); World Wars I and II Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); David Hall House (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Lewes (within shouting distance of this marker); Zwaanendael House
The Fisher-Martin House Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Devry Becker Jones, February 3, 2018
2. The Fisher-Martin House Marker
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(within shouting distance of this marker); The Zwaanendael Club (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lewes.
 
The Fisher-Martin House Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Devry Becker Jones, February 3, 2018
3. The Fisher-Martin House Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 29, 2019. It was originally submitted on February 3, 2018, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 132 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on February 3, 2018, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.

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Jun. 27, 2022