New Castle in New Castle County, Delaware — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
New Castle and Frenchtown Railroad
Erected 1932 by Historic Markers Commission. (Marker Number NC-26.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Railroads & Streetcars. In addition, it is included in the Delaware Public Archives series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1832.
Location. 39° 39.472′ N, 75° 33.727′ W. Marker is in New Castle, Delaware, in New Castle County. Marker is on Delaware Street, 0.2 miles south of The Strand, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: New Castle DE 19720, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Delaware Street Wharf Reconstruction (within shouting distance of this marker); New Castle Harbor (within shouting distance of this marker); Crossing the Delaware (within shouting distance of this marker); Landing Place of William Penn (within shouting New Castle and Frenchtown Railroad (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Gunning Bedford House (about 300 feet away); Packet Alley (about 400 feet away); Home of George Read (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New Castle.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. To better understand the relationship, study each marker in the order shown.
Also see . . . New Castle and Frenchtown Railroad. (Submitted on November 14, 2007, by Roger Dean Meyer of Yankton, South Dakota.)
Credits. This page was last revised on February 21, 2022. It was originally submitted on November 14, 2007, by Roger Dean Meyer of Yankton, South Dakota. This page has been viewed 2,135 times since then and 87 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on November 14, 2007, by Roger Dean Meyer of Yankton, South Dakota. 3, 4. submitted on February 2, 2022, by Adam Margolis of Mission Viejo, California. 5. submitted on October 6, 2020, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.