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GEOGRAPHICAL NAMES REGISTER EXTRACT
16th November 2018
Reference:   11375
Placename:   Carrathool
Designation:   Locality
Status:   Assigned 28th February 1997
Previous Name:   Currathool West
GNB File:   GNB3788,3745
LGA:   Carrathool
Approx. AGD66 Lat:   -34 24 00
Approx. AGD66 Long:   145 26 00
Approx. GDA94 Lat:   -34 23 54
Approx. GDA94 Long:   145 26 04
Topographic Map:   Carrathool
1:100000 Map:   Gunbar 7929
Parish:   Carrathool
County:   Sturt
Description:   A village about 4 km NE of Bluff Point and about 5 km NNW of Boree Point. Boundaries within the Carrathool Council area shown on map GNB3745. Boundaries within the Murrumbidgee Council area shown on map GNB3788.
Meaning:   For: 'native companion'. (McCarthy; 1963).
Origin:   Aboriginal.
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