- Swedes' Landing
Swedes' Landing is the warehouse road found along the
Minquas Killin Wilmington, Delawarethat is closest to the Delaware River. This was the site where the initial Swedish invasion of the New Netherlandscolony took place, and marks the spot where the short-lived New Swedencolony began.
*The Island In The Center Of The World, Russell Shorto; Part I; Chapter 4; Page 88.
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