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GEOGRAPHICAL NAMES REGISTER EXTRACT
14th December 2018
Reference:   1056
Placename:   Antiene
Designation:   Rural Place
Status:   Assigned 9th December 1994
Previous Name:   Antienne
GNB File:   GNB3790
LGA:   Muswellbrook
Approx. AGD66 Lat:   -32 20 00
Approx. AGD66 Long:   150 59 00
Approx. GDA94 Lat:   -32 19 54
Approx. GDA94 Long:   150 59 04
Topographic Map:   Muswellbrook
1:100000 Map:   Muswellbrook 9033
Parish:   Savoy
County:   Durham
Description:   A locality about 12km SE of Muswellbrook and about 7km NNW of Liddell.
Origin:   Named after County Antrim in Ireland, the birthplace of the father of Mr R D Wallace who, in illegible handwriting, made the request to the Postal Department.
History:   Originally Toowong meaning Rich, or Fertile but changed because of the confusion with the Brisbane suburb of this name.
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