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GEOGRAPHICAL NAMES REGISTER EXTRACT
22nd November 2018
Reference:   79649
Placename:   Denison Town
Designation:   Rural Place
Status:   Assigned 12th September 1997
Geographical Name:   Denison (Assigned 26 Dec 93)
Previous Names:   Nullen
Talbragar
Denison
GNB File:   GNB4433
LGA:   Warrumbungle
Approx. AGD66 Lat:   -32 02 05
Approx. AGD66 Long:   149 29 34
Approx. GDA94 Lat:   -32 01 59
Approx. GDA94 Long:   149 29 38
Topographic Map:   Dunedoo
1:100000 Map:   Cobbora 8733
Parish:   Talbragar
County:   Bligh
Description:   A settlement about 4 km south-south east of the junction of the Talbragar and Coolaburragundy Rivers and 9.5km east of Dunedoo Railway Station. Occupied from the 1850s, all evidence of the settlement has largely disappeared.
Origin:   It was probably named after Sir William Denison (1804-1871). (Cameron R Coolah Shire Council 1993, `Around The Black Stump`)
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