Topic: Woodward Street

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There is no documentary evidence to indicate why this street was named Wooodward Street.

Woodward Street 

Woodward Street is located in the Hamilton, New Zealand suburb of Frankton.  It was named Alice Street in 1912 by Mr Holmes and Mr Crook, the owners of the property.  The name was officially changed to Woodward Street in 1969.  There is no documentary evidence to indicate why this street was named Woodward Street.  (HCC) (HCL) (Lands & Surveys)

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

Reference

Hamilton City Council (1969). 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. (1997)

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Woodward Street


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