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

Mechanical Hall

 
 
Mechanical Hall Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, March 15, 2019
1. Mechanical Hall Marker
Inscription.  
Mechanical Hall
has been placed on the
National Register
of
Historic Places

 
Erected by University of Delaware.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Education. In addition, it is included in the University of Delaware 🎓 series list.
 
Location. 39° 41.034′ N, 75° 45.186′ W. Marker is in Newark, Delaware, in New Castle County. Marker can be reached from North College Avenue north of East Main Street (Delaware Route 273), on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 20 E Main St, Newark DE 19711, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Recitation Hall Annex (within shouting distance of this marker); Jastak-Burgess Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); Old College (within shouting distance of this marker); Recitation Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); Alumni Hall (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Diamonds Walkway
Mechanical Hall Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, March 15, 2019
2. Mechanical Hall Marker
(about 300 feet away); Of Rural New Castle County (about 300 feet away); Elliott Hall (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Newark.
 
Regarding Mechanical Hall. The plaque seems to be at a former entrance. On the left side is an entrance posted as the Mechanical Hall Gallery.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 13, 2020. It was originally submitted on March 16, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 92 times since then and 2 times this year. Last updated on August 12, 2020, by Carl Gordon Moore Jr. of North East, Maryland. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 16, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.
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