Home of George Read

Home of George Read (HMGYD)

Location: New Castle, DE 19720 New Castle County
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Country: United States of America
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N 39° 39.567', W 75° 33.698'

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Site of home of George Read. Born September 18, 1733. Died September 21, 1798. Member of The Congress of the Revolution. The convention that framed The Constitution of The United States, and of the first senate under it. Judge of Admiralty, President and Chief Justice of Delaware, and a signer of The Declaration of Independence. House destroyed by fire, April 1824.
Series This marker is part of the Signers of the Declaration of Independence series
Placed ByHistorical Markers Commission
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Date Added Sunday, September 28th, 2014 at 9:16pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 451821 N 4390111
Decimal Degrees39.65945000, -75.56163333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 39.567', W 75° 33.698'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 39' 34.02" N, 75° 33' 41.88" W
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Area Code(s)302
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 38-42 The Strand, New Castle DE 19720, US
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