Rata Road

These names are taken from Wise's Directory 1920 (marked with W). Rata Road extends downhill from Kainui Road to Evans Bay Parade. Near the bottom there is a street that today is called Rewa Rd but in 1920 seems to have been called Upper Rata Rd.

Even Numbers

(or go to Odd Numbers)

     Right side from Kainui Rd W
2 Harper, Wm Jno, salesman W
4 Russell, Fredk T, carpenter W
6 Feil, Gustav J J, co secretary W
8 Wright, Wm G K, journalist W
10 Cathie, Wm Edwd (Cathie & Sons Ltd) W
14 Mann, Chas Burgess, civil servant says 4 but typo? W
22 Wilson, Jno, tiler W
26 Wilson, J W
28 Watson, Steph Geo, inspector W
30 Chaplin, Mrs Christina W
32 Taylor, Edwd A, warehouseman W
34 Hueston W
36 Osborne, Bernard, portm maker W
40 Dixon, Vivian Arth, clerk W
42 Robinson, Ulisse, jeweller W
44 Hishon, Mortimer, com traveller W
    Rata Rd Lower, Right side from Rata Rd W
Paterson, Jno, patent slip masterW

Odd Numbers

19    Cross, Mrs Margt J W
27 Nippert, Louis, printer W
29 Leeks, Horace, cptr W
31 Bailey, Wm H, Civil servant W
33 Harrison, Mrs Jessie W
35 Symons, Mrs Emily W
37 Wilson, Wm, tiler W
?? Lyford, Mrs Alice A 39a??? W
39 Searle, Herbt Richd, importer W
41 Hoare, Thos P, importer W
43 Esson, Wm L, civil servant W

Rata Rd Upper (Rewa Rd)

Rata Rd Upper, right side from Rata Rd today's Rewa Rd W
2 Burt, Alfd, compositor W
4 Strickland, David, clerk W
6 Morris, Chas, undertaker W
8 Heppleston, Jno Jas, engineer W
10 Hird, David, plasterer W
12 Caldow, Ern A, commercial traveller W
14 Hamilton, Arth, S A officer W
here is right of way W
16 Jones, George, carpenter W
18 Scott, Alfd G, ship clerk W
20 Sneddon, Wm, blacksmith W
22 Gregory W
24 Sinclair, Jno, machinist W
26 Robertson, Wm, sawyer W
28 Archer, Albt Jules, stevedore W
30 Page, Wltr Patk, accountant W
32 Godier, Wm Hrld, musician W
34 Cresswell, Thos Richd, inspector of schools W
   Rata Rd Upper, left side from Rata Rd W
5 Gillies, Wm Jno, clerk W
7 Halliday, Geo, Govt valuer W
11 Stonebanks, Ern E, manager Wellington Patent Slip Co. Ltd W
13 Sansum, Arth Hy, accountant W