Governor Printz Blvd. (US 13) at E. 28th St., Wilmington, Del.
capacity: 525 cars
years of operation: 1951-61
currently: Cintas service facility
(Thanks to Reggie Reaves for providing some of the above data.)
Click here for an interactive 1953 aerial photo of the drive-in (zoom in or out, or compare to older or newer photos of the same site). Note the baseball field to the south; this was Wilmington Park, where the minor-league Wilmington Blue Rocks played from 1940-52. Team owner Robert Carpenter Jr. founded the Kerry, which was leased to Philadelphia-based Ellis Theatres in 1958.
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