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Dagsboro

Dagsboro was founded in 1747 and has been known as Blackfoot Town, Dagsbury and Dagsborough.  The town was named for General John Dagworthy, Brigadier General of the Sussex County Militia during the American Revolutionary War. Dagsboro is home to Prince George's Chapel, an historic church maintained by the state of Delaware as a museum.  The state of Delaware bought the property in 1967.  After major renovations, the chapel, located at the intersection of Routes 26 and 382, was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1971.  The church cemetery is the site of the grave of General John Dagworthy. Dagsboro is also home to the Clayton Theatre, Delaware's last remaining, first run, single screene theatre. Built in 1949, the Clayton Theatre continues to provide southern Sussex County with affordable, first-run, entertainment. 

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Wilgus Associates has some of the most sought-after rental homes and properties in Southern Delaware. Award winning schools, tax free shopping, booming economic development along with a host of popular attractions make renting in Sussex County Delaware highly desirable. Take a look at our ever changing inventory today. Your rental is just a phone call away!

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Dagsboro is a great place to live, work, and play weather you're starting a business or a family. Low taxes, excellent schools, beautiful landscapes, tax free shopping and local attractions merge here to create a unique quality of life that attracts new residents to our towns and adds new businesses to our expanding economy year after year.

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