Chester in Delaware County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Sun Shipbuilding and Dry Dock Company
Erected 2007 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Location. 39° 51.206′ N, 75° 20.887′ W. Marker is in Chester, Pennsylvania, in Delaware County. Marker is on 4th Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is just past the entrance to Harrah's Casino. Marker is in this post office area: Chester PA 19013, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Sun Village War Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); Rochambeau Route (approx. 0.4 miles away); Green-Bank (approx. 0.6 miles away); Old Swedish Burial Ground (approx. 0.7 miles away); John Morton (approx. 0.7 miles away); Christofer Columbus Washington House (approx. ¾ mile away); Colonial Courthouse (approx. ¾ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chester.
Also see . . .
1. Sun Shipbuilding. (Submitted on December 27, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
2. Sun Shipbuilding and Dry Dock Company - Behind the Marker. ExplorePAHistory.com (Submitted on July 19, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
Categories. • 20th Century • War, World II • Waterways & Vessels •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 27, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,132 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 27, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.