Near Newport in New Castle County, Delaware — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Fells Mill Historic District
Erected 2016 by Delaware Public Archives. (Marker Number NC-223.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial Era • Industry & Commerce. In addition, it is included in the Delaware Public Archives series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1749.
Location. 39° 44.796′ N, 75° 38.4′ W. Marker is near Newport, Delaware, in New Castle County. Marker is on Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3040 Faulkland Road, Wilmington DE 19808, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Camp DuPont (approx. 0.2 miles away); Brandywine Springs (approx. ¼ mile away); Greenbank Mill (approx. 0.6 miles away); What Is This? (approx. 0.7 miles away); How a Steam Locomotive Works (approx. 0.7 miles away); Wilmington & Western Railroad (approx. 0.7 miles away); The Lynching of George White (approx. 0.8 miles away); The "Annie Oakleys": First Female Prison Guards in the United States (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Newport.
Credits. This page was last revised on July 30, 2020. It was originally submitted on October 1, 2019, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 293 times since then and 68 times this year. Last updated on February 15, 2020, by Carl Gordon Moore Jr. of North East, Maryland. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on October 1, 2019, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.