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GEOGRAPHICAL NAMES REGISTER EXTRACT
23rd April 2014
Reference:   70940
Placename:   Arndell Park
Designation:   Suburb
Status:   Assigned 9th January 1987
GNB File:   GNB3725,2636,2697
LGA:   Blacktown
Approx. AGD66 Lat:   -33 47 30
Approx. AGD66 Long:   150 52 30
Approx. GDA94 Lat:   -33 47 24
Approx. GDA94 Long:   150 52 34
Topographic Map:   Prospect
1:100000 Map:   Penrith 9030
Parish:   Prospect
County:   Cumberland
Description:   A suburb lying between Bungarribee Creek and the Western Highway, about 3 km east of Minchinbury. Boundaries within the Blacktown Council area shown on map GNB3725. Previous boundaries shown on map GNB2697/F
Origin:   Named after Thomas Arndell who was appointed Assistant Surgeon to the settlement in N.S.W. and arrived with the First Fleet. He later joined Captain Tench in 1789 in the journey of exploration from Prospect Hill to the Nepean River.
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