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GEOGRAPHICAL NAMES REGISTER EXTRACT
17th December 2018
Reference:   70503
Placename:   Mount Burrell
Designation:   Mountain
Status:   Assigned 2nd July 1971
Previous Name:   Blue Nob
LGA:   Lismore
Approx. AGD66 Lat:   -28 31 00
Approx. AGD66 Long:   153 13 00
Approx. GDA94 Lat:   -28 30 54
Approx. GDA94 Long:   153 13 04
Topographic Map:   Nimbin
1:100000 Map:   Lismore 9540
Parish:   Terania
County:   Rous
Description:   A mountain on Nightcap Range about 7.5km N of Nimbin. It is surmounted by Blue Knob trig station.
Meaning:   Possibly derived from Aboriginal 'burrul' meaning wallaby. (Richmond Tweed Regional Library. 1984).
Origin:   Aboriginal.
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