A bird’s-eye view of Milton in March of 1970

November 2, 2021

This aerial photograph of Milton, looking from the southwest, shows the town as it appeared in March of 1970.  Wagamons Pond as it flows into the Broadkill River is shown in the foreground. The photograph is part of the Project Delaware Collection which includes hundreds of aerial images of prominent Delaware locations from all three of the state’s counties.

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