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GEOGRAPHICAL NAMES REGISTER EXTRACT
22nd August 2014
Reference:   11170
Placename:   Carcoar
Designation:   Village
Status:   Assigned 15th June 2001
GNB File:   GNB4780/17
LGA:   Blayney
Approx. AGD66 Lat:   -33 36 00
Approx. AGD66 Long:   149 08 00
Approx. GDA94 Lat:   -33 35 54
Approx. GDA94 Long:   149 08 04
Topographic Map:   Blayney
1:100000 Map:   Blayney 8730
Parish:   Errol
County:   Bathurst
Description:   A town located about 13 km SW of Blayney and about 8 km ENE of Mandurama.
Meaning:   Said to be Gundungura word for 'kookaburra'. (Not verified). (Appleton 1992). Also: 'frog'. (McCarthy; 1963).
Origin:   Aboriginal.
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