Topic: Yorkshire Road

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Yorkshire Road was named after Yorkshire County in England.

Yorkshire Road 

Yorkshire Road runs between Nevada Road and Southsea Crescent in the Hamilton suburb of Silverdale. It was named Yorkshire because this was the home county of Mrs Joan Baron, wife of T. P. Baron, the owner of Silverdale Farms Ltd.

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


Hamilton City Council (1963-4). 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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Yorkshire Road

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