Stanton, DelawareGeorge Washington's "General Staff Headquarters" on September 6, 1777. Here Generals Washington, Lafayette, Wayne, Maxwell, Sullivan, and Greene planned defense of Wilmington. House built circa 1750 by Samuel Hale. Owner 1776 - Daniel Byrnes - a miller and preacher. Restored by Delaware Society for Preservation of Antiquities. Donated to State in 1971.
|Placed By||Division of Historical & Cultural Affairs|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Sunday, September 28th, 2014 at 5:15pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 444220 N 4394827|
|Decimal Degrees||39.70148333, -75.65063333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 39° 42.089', W 75° 39.038'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||39° 42' 5.34" N, 75° 39' 2.28" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 600-698 Old Rte 7, Newark DE 19713, US|
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