Wilmington in New Castle County, Delaware — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected by Delaware Division of Historical and Cultural Affairs.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial Era • Forts and Castles. In addition, it is included in the Delaware Public Archives series list. A significant historical date for this entry is March 29, 1638.
Location. 39° 44.28′ N, 75° 32.274′ W. Marker is in Wilmington, Delaware, in New Castle County. Marker is on East 7th Street. This marker is mounted on the wall on the right inside Fort Christiana Park about 20 feet from the entrance. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1138 E 7th Street, Wilmington DE 19801, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Fort Christina Monument (a few steps from this marker); The Park (within shouting distance of this marker); Fort Christina National Historic LandmarkThe Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named The Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Kalmar Nyckel Monument (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Anthony (about 600 feet away); Landing of the Swedes (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wilmington.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 1, 2021. It was originally submitted on October 3, 2019, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 185 times since then and 53 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on June 1, 2021, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on October 3, 2019, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.