Kitts Hummock is a small private community on the Delaware Bay, that has public beach access. Located about three miles from Dover Air Force base. It is the last bay beach you come to before route 9 merges with route 113 and 1. The area was named Kitts Hummock in 1738 by Jehu Curtis. In the late eighteen hundreds there was a hotel and tavern there. The hotel was appropriately called the Bay View Hotel. Many people in Dover visited the area to escape the heat. There are seasonal facilities, small amount of parking for the public, and this is . . .
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