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The Trustees of The New Castle Common is a non-profit organization incorporated in 1764 and reincorporated by the Delaware Assembly in 1792. Its purpose is to preserve and protect the historic Common lands for the use and benefit of the inhabitants of the town of New Castle. Income is derived primarily from property rentals and investments.

We think you will find our site full of information about our rich past and our current endeavors in the community.

Trustee Education Scholarships

For the 2022 - 2023 Full Year Trustee Education Scholarship application, click here.

Applications for the Full-Year Scholarship are due in the Trustee Office no later than July 1, 2022. 

Contact the Trustees

By phone: 302-322-2809

By email: office@trusteesncc.org


Trustee Properties Available for Lease

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The Penn Farm and Old Library

videos are available

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William Penn by Charles Parks

William Penn by Charles Parks

Battery Park, New Castle DE