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Little Heaven, Delaware

Little Heaven
Unincorporated community
Little Heaven is located in Delaware
Little Heaven
Little Heaven
Location within the state of Delaware
Country United States
State Delaware
County Kent
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
GNIS feature ID 214234[1]

Little Heaven is an unincorporated community in Kent County, Delaware.[1] Its elevation is 30 ft (9.1 m) and its position . It is north of Frederica at the intersection of Delaware Route 1 and Clapham Road.

It originated in a group of cabins built by local farmer Jahu Reed in the 1870s for the Irish workers he employed in his orchards.[2] The Jehu Reed House was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1973.[3]


  1. ^ a b "Little Heaven, Delaware".  
  2. ^ Francis, William; Michael Hahn (2009). The Dupont Highway. Arcadia Publishing. p. 63.  
  3. ^ "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places.  

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