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Delaware Turnpike

The Delaware Turnpike runs east-west across Northern Delaware. It runs from the Maryland/Delaware State Line, near Newark, to the Delaware/New Jersey State Line, ner Wilmington. In 1963, it was dedicated by President John F. Kennedy, just one week before his death. There is one toll plaza on the highway. It is located near Newark.

The Delaware Turnpike passes through the following towns.

Newark
Newport
Wilmington
New Castle

The Delawate Turnpike is maintained by the Delaware Department of Transportation.


The Delaware Turnpike crosses the following major highways in Delaware.

Delaware State Route 1, (Korean War Veterans Memorial Highway), near Christiana.
Interstate 95, near Newport.
Interstate 295, near Newport.

Toll Plazas on the Delaware Turnpike.

Toll Plaza, near Newark.


SB DE Turn west of U.S. Rt. 13.

SB DE Turn near I-95/U.S. Rt. 202.

SB DE Turn south of I-295.

SB DE Turn near Newport.

A BGS on SB DE Turn.

SB DE Turn near DE St Rt 1.

13 December 2012