Seaford in Sussex County, Delaware — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 2008 by Delaware Public Archives. (Marker
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & Commerce • Waterways & Vessels. In addition, it is included in the Delaware Public Archives series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1816.
Location. 38° 40.737′ N, 75° 35.595′ W. Marker is in Seaford, Delaware, in Sussex County. Marker is on Bridgeville Highway (Alternate U.S. 13), on the right when traveling south. Located between Shore Drive and Hearns Pond Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Seaford DE 19973, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. "Commanders Row" (approx. 1.7 miles away); The M-113 Armored Personnel Carrier (approx. 1.7 miles away); Slave Quarter (approx. 2 miles away); Family Home of William H. H. Ross (approx. 2 miles away); Seaford (approx. 2.1 miles away); Governor Ross Mansion (approx. 2.1 miles away); Seaford Hundred (approx. 2.2 miles away); Seaford High School (approx. 2.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Seaford.
Regarding Hearn's Pond. National Register of Historic Places:
Hearn and Rawlins Mill (added 1978 - - #78000928)
Also known as Cannon and Ross Mill;Hearn Mill
♦ Historic Significance: Event
♦ Area of Significance:
♦ Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
♦ Owner: Private
♦ Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
♦ Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility
Credits. This page was last revised on August 19, 2020. It was originally submitted on November 10, 2012, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 609 times since then and 83 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on November 11, 2012, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.