Wilmington in New Castle County, Delaware — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
The Delaware Continentals
Erected 2007 by Delaware Public Archives. (Marker Number NC-161.)
Location. 39° 43.708′ N, 75° 37.325′ W. Marker is in Wilmington, Delaware, in New Castle County. Marker is on Newport Gap Pike (Delaware Route 41) 0.7 miles south of Kirkwood Hwy (Delaware Route 2), on the right when traveling Touch for map. This marker is directly in front of the Delaware National Guard Armory on Newport Gap Pike near the shoulder of the northbound lanes of the roadway. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1401 Newport Gap Pk. Wilmington, DE 19804, Wilmington DE 19804, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Home of William Julius "Judy" Johnson (approx. 0.6 miles away); The "Annie Oakleys": First Female Prison Guards in the United States (approx. 0.8 miles away); Wilmington & Western Railroad (approx. 0.9 miles away); Marshallton (approx. 0.9 miles away); Greenbank Mill (approx. one mile away); Peniel United Methodist Church (approx. 1.3 miles away); Oliver Evans (1755-1819) (approx. 1.3 miles away); Camp DuPont (approx. 1.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wilmington.
Categories. • Patriots & Patriotism • War, US Revolutionary •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 14, 2011, by Stephen J Duncan of Wilmington, Delaware. This page has been viewed 667 times since then and 57 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on June 14, 2011, by Stephen J Duncan of Wilmington, Delaware. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.