Named in honour of the Walker family (of Rhodes).
This name commemorates Mary Bray, who settled in this area with her husband John Bray soon after receiving a grant of land. There are several streets adjacent that commemorate members of the family. Their home, “Braygrove” was the first house in Concord.
Attributed to John de Marquet Blaxland, eldest brother of Anna Walker (of Rhodes). The “de Marquet” (or “de Marquett”) surname was the maiden name of John’s second wife.
(Formerly Church Street and formerly part of Blaxland Road.) Named to honour Joseph Llewellyn, second husband of Mary Bray of Rhodes.
(Formerly part of Blaxland Road.) Named after the city of Leeds in West Yorkshire, England. Thomas Walker (of Rhodes) had family associations with that city and area.
(Shown on a map of Rhodes as going off Gauthorpe Street at its western end, heading north and then turning at a right angle to the east). Not in either of my Street Directories (ed. or on Google Maps), which are current. If it does exist, all that could be said about its name would…
Named after Captain Henry Mangles Denham, R.N., who was a Marine Surveyor operating in the South Seas between 1852 and 1859.
Named after William Francis Cropley, who owned land on Uhrs Point that was offered for sale in 1912.
Later changed to Llewellyn Street
(Formerly Broke Street.) Named to honour a remarkable lady, Edith Louisa Cavell (1865-1915), a British Nurse of WWI.
Later changed to Cavell Avenue.