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Levonia St

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NAME:

Levonia St was known as Livingstone St until 1938, when many streets in Mt Albert were renamed.  (Auckland Libraries, n.d.; Davenport, 1990, p.123).

Livingstone St was named after the explorer, David Livingstone (Davenport, 1990, p.127).

DESCRIPTION:

Levonia St is a continuation of Don Croot St. It runs west from the Finch St intersection to the Warwick St intersection. It is continued by Myrtle St.

Mountain View Rd bisects it.

On the north side, numbers run from 1 to 31. On the south side, numbers run from 4 to 30.

FACTS ABOUT THIS STREET:

1937: “described as 12 chains long, with 1 business premises and 22 residences, and originally named 10 years before (1927) “(Auckland Libraries, n.d.).

SOURCES FOR THIS PAGE:

Auckland Libraries. (n.d.). Auckland city street nameshttp://www.akcity.govt.nz/dbtw-wpd/streets/streets.html

Davenport, John. (1990). Street names of Auckland: Their story. Auckland: Hodder & Stoughton.

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