Collins St was probably named after friends of the Shaw family (Auckland Libraries, n.d.).
On the east side of the road lies number 5. On the west side lie numbers 2 to 12
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SOURCES FOR THIS PAGE:
Auckland Libraries. (n.d.). Auckland city street names. http://www.akcity.govt.nz/dbtw-wpd/streets/streets.html
Davenport, John. (1990). Street names of Auckland: Their story. Auckland: Hodder & Stoughton.