Dover in Kent County, Delaware — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1932 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, and the Signers of the Declaration of Independence series lists. A significant historical year for this entry is 1728.
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 located on the entrance 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 walking distance of this marker. Nicholas Ridgely (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 . . . Caesar Rodney - Signer of the Declaration of Independence. (Submitted on December 17, 2010, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
Credits. This page was last revised on August 19, 2020. It was originally submitted on December 17, 2010, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,171 times since then and 29 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, 6, 7. submitted on December 17, 2010, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.