Milton (HMOTC)

Location: Milton, DE 19968 Sussex County
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N 38° 47.271', W 75° 18.938'

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Located at the head of the Broadkill River, Milton became an important point for the shipping of agricultural products during the 18th century. A thriving shipbuilding industry supported the growth of the community, with large numbers of vessels being produced by local shipyards. Once known as Osborne's Landing and Head-of-the-Broadkill, the town was renamed Milton in 1807 and incorporated by the State Legislature on March 17, 1865.
Marker NumberSC-83
Placed ByDelaware Public Archives
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Date Added Sunday, October 19th, 2014 at 4:26am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 472587 N 4293281
Decimal Degrees38.78785000, -75.31563333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 47.271', W 75° 18.938'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 47' 16.26" N, 75° 18' 56.28" W
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Area Code(s)302
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 648-698 Union St, Milton DE 19968, US
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