William or George Murphy House

Brandywine Hundred; built by George Murphy and occupied by William Murphy. New Castle County Resource Numbers: N-544, 7NC-841. Reference DelDOT report: Phase I & II Arhaeological Investigations at the William Murphy House (1997): http://www.deldot.gov/archaeology/de_141/murphy/index.shtml Also, Library of Congress – Built in America Survey Numbers: HABS DE-283, HABS DE-284.



Site Date : 1850
Site Excerpt : Property and house surveyed by DelDOT prior to expansion of Rt. 141. Does not currently have National Historic Register status, but New Castle County website indicates "National Register - eligible". Has long been vacant; Nemours (A.I. duPont Hospital) has now applied for a demolition permit. http://savethemurphyhouse.org/
Site Location :
1601 Rockland Road
Wilmington , DE 19803

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