Ocean View in Sussex County, Delaware — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Ocean View Delaware
Birthplace of the Commercial Broiler Industry
Erected by The Delaware Public Archives. (Marker Number SC-78.)
Location. 38° 32.851′ N, 75° 5.283′ W. Marker is in Ocean View, Delaware, in Sussex County. Marker is on West Avenue near Osprey Lane, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Ocean View DE 19970, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Ocean View Presbyterian Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Mariner’s Bethel United Methodist Church (approx. 0.3 miles away); Bethany Beach Loop Canal (approx. 1.7 miles away); Our Community's Role in World War II (third marker) (approx. 1.9 miles away); Our Community's Role in World War II (first marker) (approx. Our Community's Role in World War II (second marker) (approx. 1.9 miles away); U.S. Army Radar Site 11 (approx. 1.9 miles away); Union Wesley United Methodist Church and Campground (approx. 3.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ocean View.
Also see . . . Birthplace of the Broiler Industry. Today, Sussex County produces more than 200 million chickens a year (Submitted on October 23, 2010, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.)
Topics. This marker is included in this topic list: Industry & Commerce
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 23, 2010, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 867 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on October 23, 2010, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.