Topic: Strickland Street, Christchurch

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Strickland Street runs between Brougham Street in Waltham and Colombo Street in Beckenham.

Formrly known as "Old Christchurch Road" . Strickland Street is one of the "poets and writers" streets of Sydenham, Addington and Waltham named by a committee of the Sydenham Borough Council on 19 January 1880.  Probably named after Agnes Strickland (1796 - 1874) who was an English biographer. First appears in street directories in 1887.   - Source: Christchurch City Libraries. Christchurch street and place names.

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Strickland Street, Christchurch


City:Christchurch
Suburb :Beckenham and Spreydon
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