Lawrence Garage

Lawrence Garage (HM1RNX)

Location: Walnut Creek, CA 94596 Contra Costa County
Country: United States of America

N 37° 53.982', W 122° 3.663'

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1499 N. Main St.

— 1921 —

Preferring cars to the family meat business, Lester Lawrence opened this auto garage across from his brother's meat market in 1921. Soon, he also began selling cars. He owned several dealerships over the years, including a dealership on North Main near Geary Road.
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Series This marker is part of the series
Marker Number151
Placed ByWalnut Creek Historical Society
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, April 13th, 2016 at 9:02pm PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)10S E 582550 N 4195102
Decimal Degrees37.89970000, -122.06105000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 53.982', W 122° 3.663'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 53' 58.92" N, 122° 3' 39.78" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)510, 925, 415, 619
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling South
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1499 N Main St, Walnut Creek CA 94596, US
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