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Olympus St

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NAME:

Olympus St was named in reference to Mt Olympus in Greece, which was a well known landmark for the New Zealand troops during WWII (Davenport, 1990, p.163).

DESCRIPTION:

Olympus St is a no-exit street that runs north east from Hendon Ave. At the end is a T junction, and Olympus Ave continues in both directions

On the south east of the street, numbers run from 1 to 27. On the north west side numbers run from 2 to 24.

FACTS ABOUT THIS STREET:


SOURCES FOR THIS PAGE:

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


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