The Wedge

The Wedge (HM6EZ)

Location: Newark, DE 19711 New Castle County
Country: United States of America

N 39° 43.079', W 75° 47.086'

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The wedge-shape tract, west of the Maryland and Delaware curve, consists of approximately 800 acres of land. For more than a century, the property was claimed by Pennsylvania but governed by Delaware. In 1889, a joint committee appointed from both states awarded it to Delaware. This decision was ratified by Pennsylvania in 1897, by Delaware in 1921, and by the Congress of the United States in 1921.
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HM NumberHM6EZ
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Marker NumberNC-36
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, October 18th, 2014 at 7:50am PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 432737 N 4396751
Decimal Degrees39.71798333, -75.78476667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 43.079', W 75° 47.086'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 43' 4.74" N, 75° 47' 5.16" W
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Area Code(s)302
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 956-960 New London Rd, Newark DE 19711, US
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