Preston Ave was named after the Preston family (see Davenport, 1990, p.181).
Preston Ave runs south west from Richardson Rd. At its western end it terminates in two cul de sacs.
Moreland Rd runs off it.
Numbers 1 to 43 lie on the north side. Numbers 2 to 42 lie on the south side.
FACTS ABOUT THIS STREET:
1937: “described as having 18 residences and named 15 years before (1922)” (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.