Wilmington in New Castle County, Delaware — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Site of DuPont Airﬁeld
Erected 2003 by Delaware Public Archives. (Marker Number NC-127.)
Location. 39° 45.906′ N, 75° 35.914′ W. Marker is in Wilmington, Delaware, in New Castle County. Marker is on Centre Road (Delaware Route 141) half a mile north of Lancaster Pike (Delaware Route 48), on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. The marker is located at
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Camp Brandywine (approx. 0.7 miles away); Alexis I. duPont Middle School (approx. ĺ mile away); Mount Olive Cemetery (approx. 0.9 miles away); Wilmington (approx. 1.1 miles away); Samuel Francis Du Pont (approx. 1.2 miles away); Rockford Tower (approx. 1.3 miles away); Mount Salem United Methodist Church (approx. 1.3 miles away); Wawaset Park (approx. 1.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wilmington.
More about this marker. Barley Mill Plaza office complex currently sits on the site of the former airfield
Also see . . .
1. DuPont Airfield. Old Wilmington.net (Submitted on June 26, 2011, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.)
2. Little Known and Abandoned Airfields - Delaware. (Submitted on November 22, 2013, by Keith S Smith of West Chester, Pennsylvania.)
Categories. • Air & Space •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 25, 2011, by Stephen J Duncan of Wilmington, Delaware. This page has been viewed 627 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on June 25, 2011, by Stephen J Duncan of Wilmington, Delaware. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.