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Walton Hauling & Warehouse Corporation

 
 
Walton Hauling & Warehouse Corporation Marker image. Click for full size.
By R. C.
1. Walton Hauling & Warehouse Corporation Marker
Inscription. Wellington Walton established this company with one horse and a wagon in 1879 at the 14th Street Theatre to service the thriving vaudeville and burlesque entertainment of that time. Under the leadership of Eugene A. Walton, followed by his son Eugene W. Walton, the company expanded to move and store thousands of stage sets of radio dramas, television shows and motion pictures.

It is still a family owned business under the leadership of son Eugene P. Walton and grandson Steven Hackenjos. The company continues to service the entertainment industry in New York.
 
Erected 2004.
 
Location. 40° 45.826′ N, 73° 59.829′ W. Marker is in New York, New York, in New York County. Marker is on West 46th Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 609 W 46th St, New York NY 10036, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Grumman F11F (F-11) Tiger (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); Lockheed A-12 Blackbird (about 800 feet away); Grumman F-14 Tomcat (about 800 feet away); Joe Horvath (approx. 0.3 miles away); Stage Door Canteen
Walton Hauling & Warehouse Building image. Click for full size.
By R. C.
2. Walton Hauling & Warehouse Building
Plaque is next to the front door.
(approx. 0.7 miles away); The Father Duffy Memorial (approx. 0.7 miles away); Medal of Honor Recipients (approx. mile away); Bela Bartok (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New York.
 
Categories. Entertainment
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 27, 2008, by R. C. of Shrewsbury, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,513 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 27, 2008, by R. C. of Shrewsbury, New Jersey. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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