Topic: Worcester Street - Christchurch Street

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Named after the English bishopric of Worcester.

Named after the English bishopric of Worcester.

Named by Captain Joseph Thomas (b. 1803?) and Edward Jollie (1825-1894).

One of the original streets of Christchurch named in 1850. The names were taken from bishoprics listed in Burke's Peerage.
First mentioned in The Lyttelton Times in 1852 when land for sale there is advertised.

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