Stilwell Rd was known as Belmont Rd to 1938, when many streets in Mt Albert were renamed.
W.F. Stilwell was Mayor of Mt Albert Borough (1931-33) (Davenport, 1990, p.212).
Numbers 1 to 29 lie on the south west side of the road. Numbers 2 to 12 lie on the north east side of the road.
FACTS ABOUT THIS STREET:
1937: “described as 200 yards long, with 12 residences” (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.