Topic: Northolt Road

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Northolt Road was named after the World War Two RAF Northolt Aerodrome in England.

Northolt Road

Northolt Road is located in Hamilton, New Zealand, in a small group of streets including Hendon Road, Caistor Street and Reeves Close. The group is south of Powells Road which separates them from Fairview Downs - they are not a part of Fairview Downs which was developed and named by another firm under the ownership of Alf Steele. Northolt Road was named in 1962 by D.M. McKenzie, the owner of the property and developer of the subdivision.  He named it after RAF Northolt a WW2 aerodrome in Hillingdon, Middlesex, (now part of London, England where he served during the war.  (HCC) (HCL) (|Lands & Surveys)

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


Hamilton City Council (1962). Minutes. Hamilton, New Zealand.

Hamilton City Libraries (2012). Heritage street name index cards. Hamilton, New Zealand.

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

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Northolt Road

City:Hamilton, New Zealand
Name:Northolt Road
Subject:Street names-New Zealand-Hamilton