Pilot Town

Pilot Town (HMPVK)

Location: Seaford, DE 19973 Sussex County
Country: United States of America

N 38° 38.473', W 75° 33.684'

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Pilot Town is the section of the Hamlet of Concord where many free black families have lived in harmony with the white families since around 1765. It was so named for the many Negro pilots who lived in the area and piloted vessels down the Nanticoke River to Chesapeake Bay. Two of the best known were Cann Laws and George Laws.
Marker NumberSC-66
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Date Added Sunday, September 21st, 2014 at 6:27am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 451142 N 4277112
Decimal Degrees38.64121667, -75.56140000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 38.473', W 75° 33.684'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 38' 28.38" N, 75° 33' 41.04" W
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Area Code(s)302
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 10983 Church Rd, Seaford DE 19973, US
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