W. J. Loth

W. J. Loth (HMRB6)

Location: Waynesboro, VA 22980
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Country: United States of America
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N 38° 3.738', W 78° 53.604'

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Pioneer 19th century Waynesboro industrialist.
On this site stood the home of William J. Loth, founder of the W. J. Loth Stove Company of Waynesboro, which produced coal and wood-burning stoves, and pioneered in the manufacture and sale of electric cooking ranges.
W. J. Loth also owned and operated the Brunswick Inn, a fashionable summer resort, which stood in this same block.
A native of Richmond, VA, W. J. Loth served his adopted city as mayor for three terms.
HM NumberHMRB6
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Date Added Wednesday, September 17th, 2014 at 3:06am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 684807 N 4214822
Decimal Degrees38.06230000, -78.89340000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 3.738', W 78° 53.604'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 3' 44.28" N, 78° 53' 36.24" W
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Area Code(s)434, 540
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 544-598 S Wayne Ave, Waynesboro VA 22980, US
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