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The Welcome Society of Pennsylvania

 
 
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By Nate Davidson, June 13, 2012
1. The Welcome Society of Pennsylvania Marker
Inscription. Honors the city of New Castle, Delaware where William Penn first landed in the New World, 27 October 1682.
 
Erected 2002 by The Welcome Society of Pennsylvania.
 
Location. 39° 39.583′ N, 75° 33.767′ W. Marker is in New Castle, Delaware, in New Castle County. Marker is on 2nd Street just from Delaware Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: New Castle DE 19720, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Presbyterian Church (here, next to this marker); New Castle Common (a few steps from this marker); Sheriff's House and County Jail (within shouting distance of this marker); Frenchtown Railroad Sleepers (within shouting distance of this marker); New Castle Court House 1732 (within shouting distance of this marker); Revolutionary War Patriots in the Immanuel Churchyard (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); George Read (about 300 feet away); Delaware's Independence Hall (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New Castle.
 
Categories. Colonial EraSettlements & Settlers
 
The Welcome Society of Pennsylvania Marker image. Click for full size.
By Nate Davidson, June 13, 2012
2. The Welcome Society of Pennsylvania Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 4, 2012, by Nate Davidson of Salisbury, Maryland. This page has been viewed 418 times since then and 54 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 4, 2012, by Nate Davidson of Salisbury, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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