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Christiana in New Castle County, Delaware — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Village of Christiana

 
 
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By Carl Gordon Moore Jr., February 8, 2020
1. Village of Christiana Marker
Inscription.  
Colonial River Port and Crossroads

A National Historic District

1684

[reverse side]
Named for Queen Christina of Sweden

Home of Col. John Read

Landing of Marquis de Lafayette and 1500 Troops. March 1781

Major colonial shipping port
 
Location. 39° 40.025′ N, 75° 39.871′ W. Marker is in Christiana, Delaware, in New Castle County. Marker is on W. Main Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 56 W Main Street, Newark DE 19702, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Samuel Patterson (a few steps from this marker); Christiana United Methodist Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Talbot's Fort (approx. 0.2 miles away); Christiana Presbyterian Church (approx. 0.3 miles away); Old Fort Union American Methodist Episcopal Church (approx. 0.3 miles away); Christiana Public School #111-C (approx. 0.3 miles away); Lafayette (approx. half a mile away); Last Mustering of The Delaware Continentals (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Christiana.
 
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By Carl Gordon Moore Jr., February 8, 2020
2. Village of Christiana Marker
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Credits. This page was last revised on February 13, 2020. This page originally submitted on February 11, 2020, by Carl Gordon Moore Jr. of North East, Maryland. This page has been viewed 35 times since then. Last updated on February 12, 2020, by Carl Gordon Moore Jr. of North East, Maryland. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 11, 2020, by Carl Gordon Moore Jr. of North East, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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