Middletown in New Castle County, Delaware — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Middletown was incorporated by the Delaware General Assembly on February 12, 1861.
Erected 2001 by Delaware Public Archives. (Marker Number NC-118.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Agriculture • Colonial Era • Railroads & Streetcars • Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Delaware Public Archives series list.
Location. 39° 26.974′ N, 75° 43.018′ W. Marker is in Middletown, Delaware, in New Castle County. Marker is at the intersection of W. Main Street (Delaware Route 299) and S. Broad Street (Delaware Route 71), on the right when traveling east on W. Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Middletown DE 19709, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Witherspoon Tavern (a few steps from this marker); Middletown World War I Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Middletown Academy (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Union Lodge No. 5 A.F.&A.M. (approx. 0.4 miles away); Louis L. Redding Comprehensive High School (approx. half a mile away); Old St. Anne's (approx. one mile away); Three Welsh Members (approx. one mile away); This Tree Was Living When William Penn Came to Pennsylvania (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Middletown.
Credits. This page was last revised on September 2, 2020. It was originally submitted on August 22, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 2,077 times since then and 2 times this year. Last updated on September 1, 2020, by Carl Gordon Moore Jr. of North East, Maryland. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on August 22, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.