St Lukes Rd was named after St Lukes Church (Davenport, 1990, p.200).
St Lukes Rd runs south from Great North Rd across the North Western Motorway. It turns east at Westfield St Lukes Shopping Centre, and finishes at the Sandringham Rd intersection. It is continued by Balmoral Rd.
Duncan MacLean Link, Linwood Ave, Asquith Ave, Jesmond Tce and Selkirk Rd run off it. New North Road bisects it. Atawhai Ln runs off it. Taylors Rd bisects it. Lyon Ave, Morningside Dr, Morning Star Pl, Wagener Pl, Fowlds Ave, Kingsway Ave and Cornwallis St run off it.
On the west / south side lie numbers 1 to 123. On the east / north side lie numbers 2 to 110.
FACTS ABOUT THIS STREET:
“(For revocation of regional road see New Zealand Gazette. 1992/19. For revesting of land no longer Required near St Lukes Centre, see Section 25 Local Legislation Act 1952. (1952 Statutes P. 1118). Also for limited access road see New Zealand Gazette 1990/1408. For boundaries between New North Road and Duncan McLean link and Great North Road see New Zealand Gazette. 1991/3398.)” (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.