Record ID: 34

Site Name

Cape Henlopen

Type

Capes and Promontories

Description

E Sussex co., SE Del., at S side of entrance of Delaware Bay, opposite Cape May (N.J.), 12 miles to NNE; 38�48'N 75�06'W. Ferry carries RR and U.S. Highway 9 to Cape May. Site of U.S. Fort Miles, now Cape Henlopen State Park. Lewes and Rehoboth Canal parallels coast SW of cape.