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George Street was named after George Primrose.

George Street is located in the Hamilton, New Zealand suburb of Claudelands.  It was named in 1911 by Mrs Marguerite Josephine O'Neill, the owner of the property.  She named this street after George Primrose, the son of her neighbor, John Primrose.  (HCC) (HCL) (Lands & Surveys)

The image above was retrieved from Google maps streetview c. 2012.  George Street is located here on Google maps.


Hamilton City Council (1911). Minutes. Hamilton, New Zealand.

Hamilton City Libraries (2011). Heritage street name index cards. Hamilton, New Zealand.

New Zealand Lands and Surveys Department.  File 541, survey map. (1981)

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George Street

City:Hamilton, New Zealand
Name:George Street
Subject:Street names-New Zealand-Hamilton