Seaford in Sussex County, Delaware — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Governor William H. H. Ross
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Government & Politics • War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the Delaware Public Archives series list. A significant historical month for this entry is June 1862.
Location. 38° 38.619′ N, 75° 36.543′ W. Marker is in Seaford, Delaware, in Sussex County. Marker is on Front Street (Business U.S. 13) 0.1 miles north of High Street, on the right when traveling north. Between the King and Poplar streets, in front of St. Luke's Episcopal Church. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Seaford DE 19973, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. St. Luke's Episcopal Church (a few steps from this marker); Forty & Eight Boxcar (within shouting distance of this marker); Killed in Action Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Nanticoke Post No. 6 (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Veterans Memorial (about 400 feet away); Gateway to Freedom: The Tilly Escape (about 700 feet away); Mount Olivet United Methodist Church (approx. Ό mile away); Hiram Lodge No. 21 A.F&A.M. (approx. Ό mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Seaford.
More about this marker. St. Luke's Episcopal Church is the subject of its own marker, just a few feet to the left of this Ross marker. Ross' mansion, home of another Ross marker, is located about a mile and half north of St. Luke's on Ross Station Road.
Credits. This page was last revised on March 12, 2021. It was originally submitted on January 27, 2008, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,764 times since then and 36 times this year. Last updated on March 11, 2021, by Carl Gordon Moore Jr. of North East, Maryland. Photos: 1. submitted on January 27, 2008, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland. 2. submitted on December 2, 2010, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. 3. submitted on January 27, 2008, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.