— Placed on the National Register of Historic Places ~ 1998 —In 1844, John Rodney Brinkle, grandnephew of Delaware patriot Caesar Rodney, built the Italianate core of this Brandywine granite home, named for the high, prominent rocky outcropping upon which it sits. In 1909, Hugh Rodney Sharp (1880-1968) and his wife Isabella Mathieu du Pont (1882-1946) purchased and greatly expanded Gibraltar.
|Placed By||Delaware Public Archives|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Saturday, October 11th, 2014 at 9:23pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 450823 N 4401416|
|Decimal Degrees||39.76125000, -75.57411667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 39° 45.675', W 75° 34.447'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||39° 45' 40.50" N, 75° 34' 26.82" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 1451-1599 Greenhill Ave, Wilmington DE 19806, US|
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