Shaw St was named after local landowner Elihu Shaw (Auckland Libraries, n.d.). His daughter Elizabeth McDonald subdivided the land and named the street after him.
On the north side lie numbers 1 to 21. On the south side lie numbers 2 to 22.
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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.