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GEOGRAPHICAL NAMES REGISTER EXTRACT
22nd November 2018
Reference:   21444
Placename:   Grafton
Designation:   City
Status:   Assigned 26th November 1971
GNB File:   GNB3766
LGA:   Clarence Valley
Approx. AGD66 Lat:   -29 41 00
Approx. AGD66 Long:   152 56 00
Approx. GDA94 Lat:   -29 40 54
Approx. GDA94 Long:   152 56 04
Topographic Map:   Grafton
1:100000 Map:   Grafton 9438
Parish:   Great Marlow
County:   Clarence
Description:   A city on the Clarence River about 120 km E of Glen Innes. It is situated on the junction of the Pacific Hwy and the Gwydir Hwy 665 km N of Sydney.
Origin:   After the Duke of Grafton (family name Fitzroy).(Whats in a name, Golden Press).
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