Topic: Claremont Avenue - Christchurch Street

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Claremont Avenue runs between Tomes Road and Paparoa Street.

Named after Claremont House, a large 18th century mansion near Esher in Surrey.

Wakefield Avenue first appears in street directories in 1924.


Re-named Claremont Avenue on 1 September 1948 when 120 streets were re-named.

A Papanui war memorial street.

Origin of name from Christchurch Street and Place Names

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Claremont Avenue - Christchurch Street


City:Christchurch
Suburb :Papanui
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