Thornton, Hamilton

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Thornton is a name sometimes used[1] for part of a suburb in western Hamilton in New Zealand.[2]

Thornton
Suburb
CountryNew Zealand
Local authorityHamilton, New Zealand
Electoral wardHamilton West
Established1997
Population
 (2006 Census)
 • Total2,286
Te Rapa
Rotokauri
Thornton
Crawshaw
Nawton

Aldershot Place,[3] Arundel Place,[4] Dorchester Place,[5] Farnborough Drive,[6] Hadrians Way,[7] Highbury Place,[8] Sandhurst Place,[9] Twickenham Place,[10] Wembley Close[11] and Wimbledon Close were named in 1997 by Thornton Estates Ltd., the developer, using English place names. They are more usually described as being in Nawton[12] and are in the Nawton West census area.[13]


ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Thornton Estate". harcourts.co.nz. Retrieved 13 April 2020.
  2. ^ "Hamilton Map". Hamilton City Council. Archived from the original on 23 September 2010. Retrieved 18 September 2010.
  3. ^ "Aldershot Place". ketehamilton.peoplesnetworknz.info. Retrieved 13 April 2020.
  4. ^ "Arundel Place". ketehamilton.peoplesnetworknz.info. Retrieved 13 April 2020.
  5. ^ "Dorchester Place". ketehamilton.peoplesnetworknz.info. Retrieved 13 April 2020.
  6. ^ "Farnborough Drive". ketehamilton.peoplesnetworknz.info. Retrieved 13 April 2020.
  7. ^ "Hadrians Way". ketehamilton.peoplesnetworknz.info. Retrieved 13 April 2020.
  8. ^ "Highbury Place". ketehamilton.peoplesnetworknz.info. Retrieved 13 April 2020.
  9. ^ "Sandhurst Place". ketehamilton.peoplesnetworknz.info. Retrieved 13 April 2020.
  10. ^ "Twickenham Place". ketehamilton.peoplesnetworknz.info. Retrieved 13 April 2020.
  11. ^ "Wembley Close". ketehamilton.peoplesnetworknz.info. Retrieved 13 April 2020.
  12. ^ "Wimbledon Close". ketehamilton.peoplesnetworknz.info. Retrieved 13 April 2020.
  13. ^ "ArcGIS Web Application". statsnz.maps.arcgis.com. Retrieved 13 April 2020.

See alsoEdit

Coordinates: 37°46′40.58″S 175°13′22.36″E / 37.7779389°S 175.2228778°E / -37.7779389; 175.2228778