Wilmington in New Castle County, Delaware — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Site of DuPont Airfield
Erected 2003 by Delaware Public Archives. (Marker Number NC-127.)
Location. 39° 45.906′ N, 75° 35.914′ W. Marker is in Wilmington, Delaware, in New Castle County. Marker is on Centre Road (Delaware Route 141) half a mile north of Lancaster Pike (Delaware Route 48), on the right when traveling north. The marker is located at the entrance to Barley Mill Plaza on Centre Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Wilmington DE 19807, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Camp Brandywine (approx. 0.7 miles away); Alexis I. duPont Middle School (approx. ¾ mile away); Saint Joseph on the Brandywine Church (approx. ¾ mile away); Mount Olive Cemetery (approx. 0.9 miles away); Wilmington (approx. 1.1 miles away); Samuel Francis Du Pont (approx. 1.2 miles away); Rockford Tower (approx. 1.3 miles away); Mount Salem United Methodist Church (approx. 1.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wilmington.
More about this marker. Barley Mill Plaza office complex currently sits on the site of the former airfield
Also see . . .
1. DuPont Airfield. Old Wilmington.net (Submitted on June 26, 2011, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.)
2. Little Known and Abandoned Airfields - Delaware. (Submitted on November 22, 2013, by Keith S Smith of West Chester, Pennsylvania.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on January 7, 2019. This page originally submitted on June 25, 2011, by Stephen J Duncan of Wilmington, Delaware. This page has been viewed 724 times since then and 41 times this year. Last updated on January 7, 2019, by Carl Gordon Moore Jr. of North East, Maryland. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on June 25, 2011, by Stephen J Duncan of Wilmington, Delaware. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.