Marlborough St was earlier known as Emma St.
Marlborough St was probably named after the Duke of Marlborough (Auckland Libraries, n.d.).
Emma St was named after a daughter of John Walters (Davenport, 1990, p.137).
On the west side, numbers run from 1 to 35. On the east side, numbers run from 2 to 26.
FACTS ABOUT THIS ROAD:
1883: Subdivision (Auckland Libraries, n.d.).
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.