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Philip Street was named after Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh.

Philip Street 

Philip Street is located in the Hamilton, New Zealand suburb of Beerescourt.  It was named in 1951 by the Housing Corporation and Hamilton City Council, the owners/developers of the property.  They named the streets in the area with a "royal" theme.  Philip Street was named after Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh.  (HCC) (HCL) (Lands & Surveys)

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


Hamilton City Council (1951) 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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Philip Street

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