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Angeles Street

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Name Angeles
Type Designation Street
Place Id 24445
Place Type Road
Status Registered
Date Registered 2 May 2013
Locality / Suburb  
Local Government Area  
  Palmerston City Council
History/Origin Named after Valeriano and Paulina Angeles. Valeriano came to Darwin in 1899 where he was associated with the pearling industry as a tender on luggers. He participated in an oil search at Elcho Island in the 1930's and later ran a lugger from Melville Island.

In 1910 he married Paulina Lenneth, who was born in Darwin. The family lived for many years in Stuart Park before and after World War II. Valeriano passed away on 10 April 1950, aged 60, and Paulina passed away three years later. They are both buried in Gardens Cemetery.

Register & Gazettal information

Date Gazettal Comment
02/05/2013 Date added to the Register
15/05/2013 NTG G20
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