Joseph W. Luter, III Historical

Joseph W. Luter, III Historical (HM1UR6)

Location: Smithfield, VA 23430 Isle of Wight County
Country: United States of America

N 36° 58.633', W 76° 37.654'

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Windsor Castle Park

In recognition of Joseph W. Luter, III for his generosity and loyalty to the town of Smithfield and its citizens. Joseph W. Luter, III, a Smithfield native, has been a generous benefactor to the Town of Smithville. Highly regarded throughout the meat industry as a visionary, he elevated Smithfield Foods to Fortune 200 status during his tenure as President, CEO and Chairman of the company.

Windsor Castle Park consists of 208 acres, part of a 1,450 acre parcel patented in 1637 by Arthur Smith, for whom the Town of Smithfield was named.

Mr. Luter's vision made possible the acquisition of this historically significant property for public use. This vision is reflected in Windsor Castle Park where he constructed 3.9 miles of walking trails, kayak launch, dog park, fishing pier and pedestrian bridges, all of which he subsequently donated to the Town of Smithfield.

This generous gift by Joseph W. Luter, III, will be enjoyed by future generations. May 22, 2010.
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HM NumberHM1UR6
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Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, September 30th, 2016 at 9:02am PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 355136 N 4093582
Decimal Degrees36.97721667, -76.62756667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 36° 58.633', W 76° 37.654'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds36° 58' 37.98" N, 76° 37' 39.24" W
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Area Code(s)757
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 302 Jericho Rd, Smithfield VA 23430, US
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