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GEOGRAPHICAL NAMES REGISTER EXTRACT
15th November 2018
Reference:   12531
Placename:   Clarence Town
Designation:   Town
Status:   Assigned 22nd February 1974
Previous Name:   Clarencetown
LGA:   Dungog
Approx. AGD66 Lat:   -32 35 30
Approx. AGD66 Long:   151 47 00
Approx. GDA94 Lat:   -32 35 24
Approx. GDA94 Long:   151 47 04
Topographic Map:   Clarence Town
1:100000 Map:   Newcastle 9232
Parish:   Uffington
County:   Durham
Description:   A town about 4 km NW by W of Gilmore Hill and about 3 km SW of Berkley Park.
Origin:   Said to be named after the Duke of Clarence, who later became King William IV. The town is located on William River.
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