New Castle and Frenchtown Railroad - New Castle, DE
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1
N 39° 39.473 W 075° 33.729
18S E 451776 N 4389937
Quick Description: A plaque in a New Castle park. The plaque is next to the old ricket booth for the New Castle and Frenchtown Railroad.
Location: Delaware, United States
Date Posted: 5/21/2009 5:28:02 PM
Waymark Code: WM6EFZ
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Ernmark
Views: 16

Long Description:
"Built 1832. One of first railroads in country. Extended from this point to Frenchtown on the Elk River. Important connecting link between the North and South. Absorbed by Delaware Railroad 1856."
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