Milton (HMP3X)

Location: Milton, DE 19968 Sussex County
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N 38° 46.275', W 75° 18.876'

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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.
HM NumberHMP3X
Marker NumberSC-82
Placed ByThe Delaware Public Archives
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Date Added Friday, September 12th, 2014 at 6:28am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 472670 N 4291439
Decimal Degrees38.77125000, -75.31460000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 46.275', W 75° 18.876'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 46' 16.50" N, 75° 18' 52.56" W
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Area Code(s)302
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 656-700 Federal St, Milton DE 19968, US
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