Near Newport in New Castle County, Delaware — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected by New Castle County Department of Parks and Recreation.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Industry & Commerce.
Location. 39° 44.388′ N, 75° 37.977′ W. Marker is near Newport, Delaware, in New Castle County. Marker is on Greenbank Rd 0.1 miles from Newport Gap Pike (Delaware Route 41), on the left when traveling east. The marker sits at the entrance to Greenbank Mill, on Greenbank Rd. between Newport Gap Pike and the Wilmington Western Railroad Tracks. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 500 Greenbank Rd, Wilmington DE 19808, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Wilmington & Western Railroad (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); The "Annie Oakleys": First Female Prison Guards in the United States (approx. 0.2 miles away); Fells Mill Historic District (approx. Camp DuPont (approx. 0.7 miles away); Brandywine Springs (approx. 0.7 miles away); The Home of William Julius "Judy" Johnson (approx. 0.8 miles away); Marshallton (approx. 0.9 miles away); The Delaware Continentals (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Newport.
Credits. This page was last revised on July 30, 2020. It was originally submitted on June 14, 2011, by Stephen J Duncan of Wilmington, Delaware. This page has been viewed 757 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on June 14, 2011, by Stephen J Duncan of Wilmington, Delaware. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.