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Delaware Water Gap in Monroe County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Waring Drive

 
 
Waring Drive Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 14, 2017
1. Waring Drive Marker
Inscription.

has been named to honor
Delaware Water Gap's
world famous musician,
band leader and choral director
Fred M. Waring, Sr.

Dedicated July 1981


 
Erected 1981 by Delaware Water Gap Chamber of Commerce.
 
Location. 40° 58.992′ N, 75° 8.413′ W. Marker is in Delaware Water Gap, Pennsylvania, in Monroe County. Marker is at the intersection of Delaware Avenue and Waring Drive, on the left when traveling east on Delaware Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 20 Delaware Avenue, Delaware Water Gap PA 18327, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. John Philip Sousa (here, next to this marker); War Memorial (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Delaware Water Gap (approx. 0.4 miles away); Shawnee-Minisink Archaeological Site (approx. 0.9 miles away); Kittatinny Point (approx. 1.1 miles away in New Jersey); a different marker also named Delaware Water Gap (approx. 1 miles away); Daniel Brodhead (approx. 1.9 miles away); Nicholas DuPuy (approx. 2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Delaware Water Gap.
 
Also see . . .
1. "Fred Waring, conductor, dies at 84" (New York Times, 1984)
John Philip Sousa and Waring Drive Markers image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 14, 2017
2. John Philip Sousa and Waring Drive Markers
On side of the Castle Inn
. (Submitted on December 11, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Fred Waring's America Collection at Penn State University Libraries. (Submitted on December 11, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Fred Waring Songs at Archive.org. (Submitted on December 11, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on December 11, 2017. This page originally submitted on December 11, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 60 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 11, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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