Claymont in New Castle County, Delaware — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 2008 by Delaware Public Archives. (Marker Number NC-176.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Education • Government & PoliticsIndustry & Commerce • Roads & Vehicles. In addition, it is included in the Delaware Public Archives series list. A significant historical month for this entry is October 1859.
Location. 39° 48.238′ N, 75° 27.307′ W. Marker is in Claymont, Delaware, in New Castle County. Marker is on Philadelphia Pike, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3600 Philadelphia Pike, Claymont DE 19703, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Claymont Stone School (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Darley House (about 400 feet away); Church of the Ascension (about 500 feet away); In Honor of All Veterans (approx. 0.3 miles away); Old Claymont High School (approx. half a mile away); Mother Catherine Rosarii (approx. 0.7 miles away); Grubb / Worth Mansion (approx. 0.7 miles away); The Guardian of Defenders Memorial (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Claymont.
Also see . . . John Jakob Raskob - Biographical Notes. (Submitted on December 26, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
Credits. This page was last revised on November 9, 2019. It was originally submitted on December 26, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 2,035 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on December 26, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.