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27th May 2019
Reference:   1290
Placename:   Albion
Designation:   City
Status:   Variant
Geographical Name:   Sydney
Approx. AGD66 Lat:   -33 52 00
Approx. AGD66 Long:   151 12 00
Approx. GDA94 Lat:   -33 51 54
Approx. GDA94 Long:   151 12 04
1:100000 Map:   Sydney 9130
Origin:   Governor Phillip had some intention of giving the name to the first settlement, but it was not proceeded with, Sydney Cove and finally Sydney came to use. (Place Names of NSW, Reed, 1969).
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