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York Street was named after a castle in York, England.

York Street 

York Street is located in the Hamilton, New Zealand suburb of Hamilton East.  It was named in 1963 by F.J. Callaghan, the owner of the property.  He named York Street after a castle in York, England.  (HCC) (HCL) (Lands & Surveys)

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


Hamilton City Council (1963). 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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York Street

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