Hobart street name changes


Hobart Streets (from Tasmanian Government Gazette 14 June 1921, page 1814).

Former Names New Names
High Street Hobart Tasma Street
Lord Street Hobart Wynyard Street
Lord's Road (New Town) Carr Street
Washington Street (Queenborough) Lincoln Street
Frederick Street (Queenborough) Margaret Street
Princess Street (North Hobart) Cavell Street
King Street (North Hobart) Pitt Street
Queen Street (North Hobart) Newdegate Street
Edward Street (Queenborough) Crown Street
Edward Street (New Town) Haig Street
John Street (New Town) Ian Street
John Street (Queenborough) Baden Street
Charles Street (Queenborough) Powell Street
Bath Street (Queenborough) Windsor Street
Bath Street Hobart (off Lansdowne Crescent) Carter Street
Scott Street (New Town) Giblin Street
Bell Street Hobart (Glebe) Bayley Street
Pillinger Street (New Town) Douglas Street
Arthur Street (New Town) Carlton Street
Cross Street Hobart McGregor Street
Hope Street Hobart Roberts Street
Marine Terrace (South Hobart) Milton Street
Short Street (New Town) Farm Street
Market Street Hobart Clyde Street
Williamson Street (North Hobart) Burnett Street
St Georges or Germain Street Hobart (Battery Point) Logan Street
Wells Street (Queenborough) Balmoral Street
Wellington Crescent Hobart (Battery Point) Waterloo Crescent


Sandy Bay Streets — names changed c. 1887

Former Names New Names
Charlotte Street Princes West
Cross Princes East
Cork Street Regent Street
Fermoy Street Grosvenor Street
Kings Road King Street East
Queens Road Queen Street East
Union Street Queen Street West
Reid Street Duke Street
New Street Gregory Street (c. 1901-1902)
Montpelier Road Sandy Bay Road from intersection of Hampden Road to intersection of Quayle Street.


Sand Bay Streets continued (sourced from Post Office directories)

Bridge Street (1898) Dynnyrne Street (1899) Pillinger St (1900)


Glebe

Former Names New Names
Bell Street Hobart (Glebe) Bayley Street


Street Name Change circa 1896-1898

Former Names New Names
Adelaide Street (West Hobart) Hamilton Street


From Hobart Mercury, 30 August 1939, page 2.

Hobart City Council Notice, 29 September 1939

Former Names New Names
Albert Terrace Freeman Street
Ann Street (South Hobart) Drummond Street
Arnold Street (New Town) Hickman Street
Arthur Circus Runnymede Street
Augustus Terrace Hudspeth Terrace
Augustus Terrace (West Hobart) Faraday Street
Barrington Street (New Town) Marsh Street
Birch Avenue (South Hobart) McKenzie Street
Burnett Place (North Hobart) Condell Place
Cameron Avenue (Sandy Bay) Perkins Avenue
Cameron Crescent (New Town) Salier Crescent
Carter Crescent (West Hobart) Gourlay Street
Cedric Street (North Hobart) Wignall Street
Central Street Watchorn Street
Chapel Street Berea Street
Clark Parade (New Town) Queen's Walk
Clyde Street Criterion Street
Coleman Street (Sandy Bay) Crisp Street
Crown Street (Sandy Bay) Randall Street
Derwent Street Trumpeter Street
Domain Road University Avenue
Domain Road Aberdeen Street
Douglas Avenue (Sandy Bay) Braddon Avenue
Dunk Street (South Hobart) Downie Street
Forest Crescent (West Hobart) Whelan Crescent
Fort Nelson Road (Sandy Bay) Folder Street
Franklin Street Rogers Avenue
Garden Crescent Fitzroy Crescent
George Street (West Hobart) Rennie Street
Hamilton Crescent Dalrymple Street
Harold Street (South Hobart) Degraves Street
Hawthorn Avenue (New Town) Oldham Avenue
High Street (Sandy Bay) Sandy Bay Road
Hone Street (South Hobart) Milles Street
Hugh Street (South Hobart) Syme Street
James Street (East to West) Knopwood Street
Kent Avenue Cato Avenue
Laurence Street Meredith Street
Luke Street (South Hobart) Kelsh Street
Luke Street (South Hobart) Hennebry Street
Macquarie Lane (South Hobart) Macquarie Street
Macquarie Lane (South Hobart) Macfarlane Street
Main Road (New Town) New Town Road (Augusta Road to Creek Road)
Main Road (Sandy Bay) Sandy Bay Road (to city boundary)
Main Road (Sandy Bay) Sandy Bay Road (Wellington Rivulet to city boundary)
Melbourne Street Victoria Street
Milton Street McKellar Street
Montagu Avenue (New Town) Montagu Street
Moore Street (North Hobart) Lewis Street
Mortyn Avenue (West Hobart) Forbes Avenue
Mount Nelson Road (Sandy Bay) Nelson Road
Murrell Street (New Town) Rattle Street
Nelson Avenue (Sandy Bay) Nile Avenue
New Street (West Hobart) Cane Street
Norfolk Lane Suffolk Lane
Pier Street (Sandy Bay) Marsden Street
Princess Wharf Salamanca Place
Ross Street (New Town) Valentine Street
Ryder Street (West Hobart) D'Emden Street
Toarra Road Maria Street
Trafalgar Street (New Town) Midwood Street
Ware Street (North Hobart) Feltham Street
Windsor Street (Sandy Bay) Nixon Street


Name Change of Unknown Chronology

Former Names New Names
California Street (New Town) Bay Road
Elphinstone Street (South Hobart) Weld Street


North Hobart Street Names

Former Names New Names
New Town Road Elizabeth Street above Warwick Street
High Street Tasma Street
Veterans Row Upper Murray Street
Williamson Street Lower Burnett Street
Upper King Street Pitt Street
Upper Queen Street Newdegate Street
Lower King Street Lefroy Street
Lower Queen Street Strahan Street
Colville Street Federal Street
Ware Street Feltham Street
Moore Street Lewis Street

Note that Campbell Street extended up Letitia Street in the 1820s


Glenorchy Municipality

Name changes effective from 1 October 1939.

Former Names New Names
Albert Street Terry Street
Alberton Road (Moonah) Butler Avenue (Moonah)
Augusta Street (Moonah) Beresford Place (Moonah)
Bay Road (Moonah) Fletcher Avenue (Moonah)
Beach Road (Glenorchy) Humphrey Street (Glenorchy)
Charles Street (Glenorchy) Eady Street (Glenorchy)
Cross Street (Glenorchy) Innes Street (Glenorchy)
Derwent Avenue (Glenorchy) McGough Street (Glenorchy)
Elm Crescent (Moonah) Ashbolt Crescent (Moonah)
Elmsleigh Road (Glenorchy) Central Avenue (Glenorchy)
George Street (Glenorchy) Fleming Street (Glenorchy)
Gilbert Road (Glenorchy) Howard Road (Glenorchy)
Grove Avenue (Glenorchy) Philip Avenue (Glenorchy)
Haig Avenue (Moonah) O'Grady Avenue (Moonah)
Hill Street (Glenorchy) Brent Street (Glenorchy)
Lampton Reserve (Glenorchy) Central Avenue (Glenorchy)
Lynden Road (Glenorchy) O'Brien Street (Glenorchy)
Maude Street (Glenorchy) Gavitt Street (Glenorchy)
Melville Road (Moonah) Gatehouse Street (Moonah)
Smith Street (Glenorchy) Pitcairn Street (Glenorchy)
Station Road (Claremont) Box Hill Road (Claremont)
Stephen Street (Glenorchy) Riddoch Street (Glenorchy)
Tasman Avenue (Moonah) Cox Avenue (Moonah)
Timsbury Avenue (Glenorchy) Howard Road (Glenorchy)
Victoria Street (Glenorchy) Regina Street (Glenorchy)
View Street (Moonah) Kelvin Avenue (Moonah)
William Street (Glenorchy) Cooper Street (Glenorchy)