Dover in Kent County, Delaware — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1933 by Historic Markers Commission.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Colonial Era • Government & Politics. In addition, it is included in the Delaware Public Archives series list. A significant historical date for this entry is December 7, 1778.
Location. 39° 9.28′ N, 75° 31.379′ W. Marker is in Dover, Delaware, in Kent County. Marker is at the intersection of South State Street and East Water Street on South State Street. Marker is on wall at entrance to churchyard. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Dover DE 19901, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within Caesar Rodney (here, next to this marker); Old Christ Church (here, next to this marker); Loockerman House (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Thomas Stevenson House (about 300 feet away); Charles Inglis (about 300 feet away); Revolutionary War Patriot John Banning (about 400 feet away); John Bell House (about 500 feet away); Site of King George’s Tavern (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Dover.
Also see . . . Nicholas Ridgely - Ratifier of the US Constitution. (Submitted on December 17, 2010, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
Credits. This page was last revised on November 9, 2019. It was originally submitted on December 17, 2010, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 801 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on December 17, 2010, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. 2, 3. submitted on October 24, 2012, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. 4, 5. submitted on December 17, 2010, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.