Topic: Hargood Street, Christchurch

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Hargood Street runs between Linwood Avenue and Ferry Road.

Previously known as Hargood's Road and Hargoods Street. Named after James Davis Hargood (1820?- 1868). Hargood was a market gardener of Ferry Road, Woolston. Hargood’s Road first appears in the Star in 1877 in a report of a meeting of the Heathcote Road Board. Re-named Hargoods Street in 1892. Becomes Hargood Street in 1962.  - Source: Christchurch City Libraries. Christchurch Street and Place Names.

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Hargood Street, Christchurch

Suburb :Woolston