New Castle in New Castle County, Delaware — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Site of Bellanca Airfield
Erected 2003 by Delaware Public Archives. (Marker Number NC-134.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Air & Space. In addition, it is included in the Delaware Public Archives series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1928.
Location. 39° 39.866′ N, 75° 35.196′ W. Marker is in New Castle, Delaware, in New Castle County. Marker is on Delaware Route 273 0.2 milesTouch for map. Marker is in this post office area: New Castle DE 19720, 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. Penn Farm (approx. 0.3 miles away); The First House Constructed by Guido DeAscanis in 1932 (approx. 0.8 miles away); The River Road (approx. one mile away); Booker T. Washington School No. 109C (approx. 1.1 miles away); New Castle United Methodist Church (approx. 1.1 miles away); Historic Museum (approx. 1.2 miles away); Van Dyke House (approx. 1.2 miles away); The Green or Market Plaine (approx. 1.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New Castle.
Also see . . .
1. Ballenca website. (Submitted on December 5, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
2. Abandoned and Little Known Airfields - Delaware. (Submitted on November 22, 2013, by Keith S Smith of West Chester, Pennsylvania.)
Credits. This page was last revised on November 9, 2019. It was originally submitted on December 5, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,578 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on December 5, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.