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Marydel in Kent County, Delaware — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

West Dover Hundred

 
 
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By J. J. Prats, May 17, 2014
1. West Dover Hundred Marker
Inscription.  Originally part of St. Jones Hundred, renamed Dover Hundred 1823, the boundaries being Little Creek on the north and St. Jones Creek on the south, extending from Delaware River to Maryland Line. Dover Hundred was divided 1877 into two Hundreds, called West Dover Hundred and East Dover Hundred.
 
Erected 1932 by Historic Markers Commission.
 
Location. 39° 6.743′ N, 75° 44.703′ W. Marker is in Marydel, Delaware, in Kent County. Marker is on Halltown Road (Delaware Route 8), on the right when traveling east. Halltown Road becomes Crown Stone Road (Maryland Route 454) at this marker, which is on the Mason-Dixon Line that divides Delaware from Maryland. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 257 Halltown Rd, Marydel DE 19964, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Sapling from 400 Year Old Oak Tree (within shouting distance of this marker in Maryland); Mason-Dixon Crownstone (within shouting distance of this marker); Thomas' Chapel (approx. 2.4 miles away); Cow Marsh Primitive Baptist Church
West Dover Hundred Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. J. Prats, May 17, 2014
2. West Dover Hundred Marker
(approx. 5.6 miles away); Cheney Clow's Rebellion (approx. 6.1 miles away); Samuel D. Burris (approx. 6.8 miles away); Sudlersville Train Station (approx. 7.9 miles away in Maryland); James Emory Foxx (approx. 8 miles away in Maryland). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Marydel.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 1, 2014, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. This page has been viewed 544 times since then and 5 times this year. Last updated on June 1, 2014, by Keith S Smith of West Chester, Pennsylvania. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 1, 2014, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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