Georgetown in Sussex County, Delaware — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
George Alfred Townsend Birthplace
Erected 1982 by Division of Historical and Cultural Affairs. (Marker Number S-72.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Arts, Letters, Music • War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the Delaware Public Archives series list.
Location. 38° 41.364′ N, 75° 23.195′ W. Marker is in Georgetown, Delaware, in Sussex County. Marker is at the intersection of West Market Street and Love Lane on West Market Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Georgetown DE 19947, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other The Brick Hotel (within shouting distance of this marker); The Judges (within shouting distance of this marker); Sussex County Courthouse (within shouting distance of this marker); Return Day (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Sussex County Vietnam Veterans Memorial (about 400 feet away); Old Courthouse (about 400 feet away); “Pettijohn’s Old Field” (about 400 feet away); Relocation of the County Seat (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Georgetown.
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.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on December 3, 2010, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 725 times since then and 42 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on December 3, 2010, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. 2, 3. submitted on October 25, 2011, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.