Seaford in Sussex County, Delaware — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
The Delaware Railroad
Erected 2007 by Delaware Public Archives. (Marker Number SC-218.)
Location. 38° 38.397′ N, 75° 36.89′ W. Marker is in Seaford, Delaware Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Seaford DE 19973, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Old Seaford Post Office (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Seaford Fire Department (approx. 0.2 miles away); Mount Olivet United Methodist Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); St. John's United Methodist Church (approx. ¼ mile away); Governor William H. H. Ross (approx. 0.4 miles away); St. Luke's Episcopal Church (approx. 0.4 miles away); Forty & Eight Boxcar (approx. 0.4 miles away); Nanticoke Post No. 6 (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Seaford.
Also see . . .
1. History of the Seaford Railroad Station. A 5th grade SPARK project including history and pictures of Seaford Station. (Submitted on April 7, 2008, by Matt Gholson of Houston, Texas.)
2. Rails Along The Chesapeake: A History of Railroading on the Delmarva Peninsula 1827 - 1978. Book by John C. Hayman available on Amazon.com (Submitted on May 7, 2008, by Tom Fuchs of Greenbelt, Maryland.)
3. Rails Along The Chesapeake. Book by Anne Tufts available on Amazon.com (Submitted on May 7, 2008, by Tom Fuchs of Greenbelt, Maryland.)
4. Eastern Shore Railroad (VA) (Images of Rail). (Submitted on October 15, 2008, by Tom Fuchs of Greenbelt, Maryland.)
Categories. • Railroads & Streetcars •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 6, 2008, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 2,275 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on January 6, 2008, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland.
Editor’s want-list for this marker. A picture of the Seaford station. • Also, a picture of the junction with the Maryland and Delaware Railroad line to Federalsburg and Cambridge (assuming that the MD & DE still exists). • Can you help?