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GEOGRAPHICAL NAMES REGISTER EXTRACT
1st November 2014
Reference:   14017
Placename:   Coomoo Coomoo
Designation:   Parish
Status:   Assigned 21st April 1967
LGA:   Liverpool Plains
Approx. AGD66 Lat:   -31 40 00
Approx. AGD66 Long:   150 08 00
Approx. GDA94 Lat:   -31 39 54
Approx. GDA94 Long:   150 08 04
Topographic Map:   Blackville
1:100000 Map:   Blackville 8934
Parish:   Coomoo Coomoo
County:   Pottinger
Description:   An administrative area in Eastern Divison N.S.W.
Meaning:   Much water. Kumo - water. Baylis (Wagga).
Origin:   Formed before 1877. Named after the stream and old run/station.
History:   Robert Pringle formed Coomoo Coomoo in squatting days and claimed lease for Coomoo Coomoo 38,400 acres in 1848. (G.G. 1848 Page 1244). Bagot and Bailey also claimed the lease under the name Cambo Cambo,
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