Near Middletown in New Castle County, Delaware — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Commodore Thomas Macdonough
Erected 1966 by Public Archives Commission. (Marker Number NC-16.)
Location. 39° 29.472′ N, 75° 39.018′ W. Marker is near Middletown, Delaware, in New Castle County. Marker is on US 13 half a mile south of Del. 896, on the right when traveling south. Marker in in the community of McDonough. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Middletown DE 19709, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. McDonough Burial Ground (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Old Drawyers Presbyterian Church (approx. 1.7 miles away); Odessa (approx. 2.2 miles away); Old St. Paul's Church (approx. 2.4 Appoquinimink Friends Meeting House (approx. 2.4 miles away); Port Penn Front Range Light (approx. 3.3 miles away); Duncan Beard (approx. 3½ miles away); Former Site of the Alston and Hunn Farms (approx. 3½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Middletown.
Also see . . . Captain Thomas Macdonough. (Submitted on August 15, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 15, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 2,000 times since then and 45 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on August 15, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.