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GEOGRAPHICAL NAMES REGISTER EXTRACT
12th December 2018
Reference:   11686
Placename:   Cathcart
Designation:   Locality
Status:   Assigned 20th April 2001
Previous Names:   Catchcart
Togranong
GNB File:   GNB3741,3735
LGA:   Bombala
Approx. AGD66 Lat:   -36 51 00
Approx. AGD66 Long:   149 23 00
Approx. GDA94 Lat:   -36 50 54
Approx. GDA94 Long:   149 23 04
Topographic Map:   Cathcart
1:100000 Map:   Bombala 8724
Parish:   Cathcart
County:   Wellesley
Description:   A village about 3 km NW of Mount Marshall and about 10 km ESE of Bibbenluke. Boundaries within the Bombala Council area shown on map GNB3741. Boundaries within Bega Valley Council area shown on map GNB3735.
Origin:   After Major Cathcart, who was responsible for the erection of military barracks here. The Aboriginal name was Togranong. (Reed, 1969).
History:   Wrongly spelled when boundaries Gazetted 29 January 1999; corrected by Erratum 20 April 2001.
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