Mars Ave may have been named after a 19th century ship, or the Roman god of war or the planet (Auckland Libraries, n.d.; Davenport, 1990, p.138).
Mars Ave runs east from Sandringham Rd to Arabi St.
On the south side of the road lie numbers 1 to 23. On the north side lie numbers 2 to 16.
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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.