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Street Name

Derivation

Notes

Location

Currently In Use

Appeared

Tenth Avenue

 

 

Connaught Heights, West End, Kelvin, Glenbrooke North

No

1892

Tenth Avenue East*

*Now E. Tenth Avenue (2007) (Bylaw 1799)

 

Victory Heights, Sapperton

Yes

 

Tenth Street

Named after the patron saint

was St. Andrew's Street and Ellice Street

Downtown, Brow of the Hill, Kelvin

Yes

1892

Terminal Avenue

Named for boat and train terminals in area

now Quayside Drive

Downtown

No

 

Thames Street

Named for the Thames River, England

 

Brunette Creek

No

1909

Third Avenue

 

was Pelham Street

Queen's Park, Brow of the Hill, North Arm North, Uptown

Yes

1892

Third Street

 

was St. Patrick's Street

Queen's Park, Downtown

Yes

1892

Thirteenth Street

 

was London Street

West End, Brow of the Hill, North Arm North

Yes

1892

Thorne Road

 

now part of Eighth Avenue East

Connaught Heights, Glenbrooke North, Victory Heights

No

1890

Toronto Place

Named for the City of Toronto, Ontario

 

Downtown

No

1892

Toronto Street

Named for the City of Toronto, Ontario

now part of Edinburgh Street

West End

No

1892

Townsend Place

Named for William B Townsend, Mayor

was Hartco St. and Queensborough Street

Queen's Park

Yes

 

Townsend Street

Named for William B. Townsend, Mayor

now Seventh Avenue

Kelvin, West End

No

1909

Trapp Road

Named for T.J. Trapp or Trapp family including Frank & Thomas D., both Councillors

 

Connaught Heights

Yes

 

Trent Street

 

 

Downtown

No

1890

Trew Street

Named for Dr. Charles Trew, prominent doctor

now part of Victoria Street

Downtown

No

1890

Turnbull Street

Named for Turnbull family, probably Alex Turnbull, prominent lacrosse player

now Ninth Avenue

Glenbrooke North

No

1909

Turner Street

Named for George Turner, surveyor and Councillor

now Eleventh Street

Downtown

No

1890

Twelfth Street

 

was Edinburgh Street

Downtown, Brow of the Hill, Kelvin, North Arm North, West End

Yes

1892

Twentieth Street

 

 

Connaught Heights, West End, North Arm North

Yes

1892

Twenty-First Street

 

 

Connaught Heights

Yes

 

Twenty-Second Street

 

 

Connaught Heights

Yes

 

Twenty-Third Street

 

 

Connaught Heights

Yes

 

Street Name

Derivation

Notes

Location

Currently In Use

Appeared

Vancouver Street

Named for City of Vancouver, BC

 

Queen's Park, Downtown, Glenbrooke South

Yes

1892

Victoria Street

Named for City of Victoria, BC

was Trew Street and Holbrook Street

Downtown

Yes

1892

Viscount Place

Named by the developer

 

Queensborough

Yes

1990

Vulcan Street

Named for Vulcan Iron Works

 

Brunette Creek

Yes

 

Street Name

Derivation

Notes

Location

Currently In Use

Appeared

Walker Street

Named for Walter James Walker, City Auditor, City Assessor, Police Commissioner & Licence Commissioner

 

Victory Heights

No

1909

Walmsley Street

Named for Walmsley family, prominent in City

 

Uptown

Yes

1909

Walnut Street

Named for the walnut tree

 

 

No

1892

Ward Street

Probably named for Ward family, residents in the area.

Named bet 1918 & 1924? Ref. Notes from George Ward

Sapperton

Yes

 

Warren Avenue

Named for Warren family

Warren Street?

Queen's Park

Yes

1909

Warwick Street

Named for City of Warwick, Quebec

 

West End

No

1909

Water Street

Named for proximity to the reservoir

now Churchill Street

Victory Heights

No

1909

Welland Street

Named for the City of Welland, Ontario

 

North Arm North

No

1892

Wellington Street

Named for the City of Wellington, Ontario

 

Downtown

Yes

1892

Wells Gray Place

Named for A. Wellesley Gray, Mayor

 

Sapperton

Yes

1966

Welsh Street

Named for Charles A. Welsh, Councillor and businessman

 

Uptown

Yes

1909

Westminster Hwy

Named for City of New Westminster

 

North Arm South, Queensborough

Yes

 

Wharf Street

Named for wharves in area

 

Downtown

No

1863

William Street

 

 

Victory Heights

Yes

1909

Williams Street

 

now Kelvin Street

Kelvin, West End

No

1909

Wilson Street

Possibly named for William B. or Ralph Wilson, Councillors

was Manchester Street

Sapperton

Yes

1909

Windsor Street

Named for royal residence, Windsor Castle

 

Downtown

Yes

1909

Winthrop Street

Misspelling of Wintrip

 

Sapperton

Yes

1913

Wintrip Street

Wintrip family lived in area

 

Sapperton

No

1909

Wood Street

Named for Wood family, prominent in area

 

Queensborough, North Arm South

Yes

1909

Street Name

Derivation

Notes

Location

Currently In Use

Appeared

Yale Street

Named for Yale, BC

 

North Arm North

No

1909

York Street

Named for City of York, Ontario

was Myrtle Street

Victory Heights

Yes

1892

Young Street

Named for George Young, boatbuilder, who lived in the area

 

West End

No

1909

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