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Wilmington in New Castle County, Delaware — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Joseph Tatnall House

 
 
Joseph Tatnall House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Pfingsten, January 18, 2016
1. Joseph Tatnall House Marker
Inscription. Built about 1760. Anthony Wayne's Headquarters 1777. General Washington, Lafayette, Wayne, and other officers met here to hold council and hear reports prior to the Battle of Brandywine. Later occupied by British. Joseph Tatnall owned and operated original flour mills on the Brandywine and supplied flour to Continental Army.
 
Erected 1932 by Historic Markers Commission. (Marker Number NC-A2.)
 
Location. 39° 45.076′ N, 75° 32.592′ W. Marker is in Wilmington, Delaware, in New Castle County. Marker is on N. Market Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1803 N. Market Street, Wilmington DE 19802, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Brandywine Village (within shouting distance of this marker); Looking Back (approx. 0.2 miles away); First Presbyterian Church (approx. mile away); Clifford Brown (approx. mile away); Sugar Bowl (approx. 0.3 miles away); Howard High School (approx. 0.3 miles away); African American Medal of Honor Recipients Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); Shiloh Baptist Church (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wilmington.
 
Categories. Colonial EraIndustry & CommerceWar, US Revolutionary
 
Joseph Tatnall House image. Click for full size.
By Bill Pfingsten, January 18, 2016
2. Joseph Tatnall House
Joseph Tatnall House image. Click for full size.
By Bill Pfingsten, January 18, 2016
3. Joseph Tatnall House
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 19, 2016, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 209 times since then and 68 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on January 19, 2016, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.
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