Site of Fort Casimir

Site of Fort Casimir (HMGXN)

Location: New Castle, DE 19720 New Castle County
Country: United States of America

N 39° 39.726', W 75° 33.596'

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One hundred feet to the East of this point is the site of Fort Casimir. Erected by Dutch in 1651. Taken by Swedes 1654, called Fort Trafaldigheets or Trinity, retaken by Dutch under Petrus Stuyvesant in person September 11, 1655.
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HM NumberHMGXN
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Year Placed1932
Placed ByHistoric Markers Commission
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Date Added Tuesday, September 2nd, 2014 at 8:38am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 451969 N 4390404
Decimal Degrees39.66210000, -75.55993333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 39.726', W 75° 33.596'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 39' 43.56" N, 75° 33' 35.76" W
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Area Code(s)302
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 167 E 2nd St, New Castle DE 19720, US
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