Lewes in Sussex County, Delaware — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Harbor of Refuge Lighthouse
Erected 2004 by Delaware Public Archives. (Marker Number SC-186.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed Landmarks • Waterways & Vessels. In addition, it is included in the Delaware Public Archives, and the Lighthouses series lists. A significant historical date for this entry is January 1, 1902.
Location. 38° 46.933′ N, 75° 7.136′ W. Marker is in Lewes, Delaware, in Sussex County. Marker can be reached from Cape Henlopen Drive. Located within the Cape May-Lewes Ferry terminal. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: 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. Delaware Pilots (a few steps from this marker); Unknown Sailors' Cemetery (within shouting distance of this marker); The Legacy of Ted Freeman (within shouting distance of this marker); Breakwaters (within shouting distance of this marker); Delaware Breakwater East End Lighthouse (within shouting distance of this marker); Menhaden Fisheries (approx. 0.6 miles away); Lighthouses (approx. 0.6 miles away); German Submarine at Cape Henlopen (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lewes.
Additional keywords. Lewes, Lighthouse, Cape Henlopen
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