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Reimers Ave

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NAME:

Reimers Ave was known as Queen St until 1906.

Reimers Ave was named after Herman Reimers. He “was closely associated with the early development of Dominion Breweries and was also partly responsible for the large-scale introduction of American cars into New Zealand” (Davenport, 1990, p.190).

DESCRIPTION:

Reimers Ave runs east from Sandringham Rd along the south side of Eden Park. At the south east corner of Eden Park the street makes a 90 degree turn north and becomes Cricket Ave.

There are no houses on the northern side of the street.

On the southern side of the street, numbers run from 1 to 47.

FACTS ABOUT THIS STREET:

SOURCES FOR THIS PAGE:

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

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