“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
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Historical Markers in Fenwick Island, Delaware

Clickable Map of Sussex County, Delaware and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil;; J.J.Prats/dc:title> Sussex County, DE (421) Kent County, DE (250) Caroline County, MD (85) Dorchester County, MD (148) Wicomico County, MD (94) Worcester County, MD (94) Cape May County, NJ (129)  SussexCounty(421) Sussex County (421)  KentCounty(250) Kent County (250)  CarolineCountyMaryland(85) Caroline County (85)  DorchesterCounty(148) Dorchester County (148)  WicomicoCounty(94) Wicomico County (94)  WorcesterCounty(94) Worcester County (94)  CapeMayCountyNew Jersey(129) Cape May County (129)
Georgetown is the county seat for Sussex County
Fenwick Island is in Sussex County
      Sussex County (421)  
      Kent County (250)  
      Caroline County, Maryland (85)  
      Dorchester County, Maryland (148)  
      Wicomico County, Maryland (94)  
      Worcester County, Maryland (94)  
      Cape May County, New Jersey (129)  
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1Delaware (Sussex County), Fenwick Island — Australia
The smallest, flattest and driest continent on earth is about the same size as the United States. Settled 200 Years ago by a contingent of outcasts and criminals from Great Britain, Australia is now populated by 16 million "ockers" and ten times . . . Map (db m206327) HM
2Delaware (Sussex County), Fenwick Island — Fenwick Island Lighthouse
On December 29, 1858, the Lighthouse Board issued the following announcement: “Notice to Mariners New Light-House at Fenwicks Island, Delaware” Notice is hereby given that the new tower at Fenwicks Island, Delaware, is finished, . . . Map (db m63345) HM
3Delaware (Sussex County), Fenwick Island — Mason and Dixon Line-Survey Start
This is the marker from which Charles Mason and Jeremiah Dixon started the survey for the famous Mason-Dixon Line that separates Delaware from Maryland, Pennsylvania, and New Jersey. This marker was settled in 1750 by John Emory and Thomas Jones, . . . Map (db m95336) HM
4Delaware (Sussex County), Fenwick Island — The Fenwick Island Lighthouse
The Fenwick Island Lighthouse Erected 1858 In operation from 1859 to 1978 as an official aid to navigation Transferred to Delaware, 1981 Restored, 1982 – 1983, by The Friends of the Fenwick Island Lighthouse under the leadership of . . . Map (db m3027) HM
5Delaware (Sussex County), Fenwick Island — The History of the Lighthouse
The Fenwick Island Lighthouse was listed in the National Register of Historic Places by the Department of Interior in 1979 in recognition of its significance of the rich maritime history of Delaware. In 1852, responding to pressure to . . . Map (db m63347) HM
6Delaware (Sussex County), Fenwick Island — S.C.-74 — Transpeninsular Line
This stone monument, erected April 26, 1751, marks the eastern end of the Transpeninsular Line surveyed 1751-1751 by John Watson and William Parsons of Pennsylvania and John Emory and Thomas Jones of Maryland. This line established the east-west . . . Map (db m1234) HM
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Sep. 30, 2022