Townsend (NC-186) - Townsend, DE
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote
N 39° 23.855 W 075° 41.121
18S E 440987 N 4361122
Quick Description: This plaque show the history of the small town Townsend.
Location: Delaware, United States
Date Posted: 7/22/2010 4:41:18 PM
Waymark Code: WM9AHW
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Ernmark
Views: 12

Long Description:
Basically, two brothers came here to by farm land between the years of 1845 - 1855. Then people began to build a rail road here and more and more people came. Then finally in 1856 the first Post Office of Townsend was built and in 1857 the first Hospital of Townsend was built here. The two brother named this town Townsend because it was their last name.
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