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GEOGRAPHICAL NAMES REGISTER EXTRACT
12th December 2018
Reference:   24574
Placename:   Huskisson
Designation:   Town
Status:   Assigned 21st November 1969
GNB File:   GNB3653
LGA:   Shoalhaven
Approx. AGD66 Lat:   -35 03 00
Approx. AGD66 Long:   150 41 00
Approx. GDA94 Lat:   -35 02 54
Approx. GDA94 Long:   150 41 04
Topographic Map:   Huskisson
1:100000 Map:   Jervis Bay 9027
Parish:   Currambene
County:   St Vincent
Description:   A town situated on shores of Jervis Bay about 6.4 km NNE of Erowal Bay and 24 km SE of Nowra.
Origin:   HUSKISSON - Named after William Huskisson a British MP & Colonial Secretary by Sir George Gipps, Governor of N.S.W. P 35. (Infr. from Shoalhaven W.A. Bayley)
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