Millsboro in Sussex County, Delaware — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Godwin's School - District #190
A subscription was circulated to raise funds to construct a school here on land provided by local storeowner Jacob Reese Godwin. The new school was named in his honor. Classes were held here until 1936, when the district was consolidated with Millsboro School #23.
Erected 1999 by The Delaware Public Archives. (Marker Number SC- 129.)
Location. 38° 36.041′ N, 75° 20.796′ W. Marker is in Millsboro, Delaware, in Sussex County. Marker is on Hardscrabble Road (Delaware Route 20) near Godwin School Road (County Road 410), on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Millsboro DE 19966, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Bethesda Methodist Church Saint Mark's Episcopal Church (approx. 3 miles away); Home of John J. Williams (approx. 3 miles away); Indian River Hundred (approx. 3 miles away); The Ableman Homestead (approx. 3 miles away); Carey's Camp (approx. 3.1 miles away); a different marker also named Carey's Camp (approx. 3.1 miles away); Grace United Methodist Church (approx. 3.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Millsboro.
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