Lewes in Sussex County, Delaware — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Lewes Presbyterian Church
The adjoining cemetery includes the graves of many prominent citizens including Delaware Governors David Hall and Ebe W. Tunnell. The Lewes Presbyterian Church was listed in the National Register of Historic Places in 1977.
Erected 2002 by The Delaware Public Archives. (Marker Number SC-157.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Churches & Religion. In addition, it is included in the Delaware Public Archives series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1692.
Location. 38° 46.346′ N, 75° 8.36′ W. Marker is in Lewes, Delaware, in Sussex County. Marker is on Kings Highway (U.S. 9N), on the right when traveling north. Located between Washington And Franklin Avenues. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 100 Kings Highway, Lewes DE 19958, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Fisher-Martin House (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); World Wars I and II Memorial (about 500 feet away); Lewes (about 500 feet away); H.M. Brig DeBraak (about 600 feet away); David Hall House (about 600 feet away); Zwaanendael House (about 600 feet away); The Zwaanendael Club (about 700 feet away); Beebe Hospital (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lewes.
Regarding Lewes Presbyterian Church. National Register of Historic Places:
Lewes Presbyterian Church (added 1977 - Building - #77000394)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Greek Revival, Colonial Revival,
Area of Significance: Historic Architecture
Cultural Affiliation: American
Period of Significance: 1825-1849, 1850-1874, 1875-1899
Historic Function: Religion
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on November 30, 2010, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 626 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on November 30, 2010, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.