Dutch Settlements on the Delaware

Dutch Settlements on the Delaware (HM2107)

Location: Philadelphia, PA 19102 Philadelphia County
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Country: United States of America
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N 39° 57.106', W 75° 9.827'

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In commemoration of the Dutch settlements on the Delaware 1626-1664
The territory was occupied by the Dutch West India Company and known as New Netherland
Extended from the Capes of the Delaware to the Connecticut River and Embraced within its boundaries the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
Directors General of the West India Company
Adrien Jorissen Tienpont
Cornelis Jacobsen Mey
Willem Verholst
Peter Minuet
Wouter Van Twiller
Willem Kieft
Peter Stuyvesant
Chronology of New Netherland
Captured by the English 1664.
Recaptured by the Dutch 1673.
Ceded to the English 1674.
Charter granted by King Charles II to William Penn for the territory Known as Pennsylvania March 4, 1681.
Erected by the Society of Colonial Wars in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.
HM NumberHM2107
Year Placed1909
Placed ByThe Society of Colonial Wars in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, August 23rd, 2017 at 9:55am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 486009 N 4422416
Decimal Degrees39.95176667, -75.16378333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 57.106', W 75° 9.827'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 57' 6.36" N, 75° 9' 49.62" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)215, 267, 484, 610
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling West
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1414 PA-611, Philadelphia PA 19102, US
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