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GEOGRAPHICAL NAMES REGISTER EXTRACT
22nd November 2018
Reference:   83125
Placename:   MacCabe Corner
Designation:   Boundary
Status:   Assigned 5th September 2008
GNB File:   GNB5106
LGA:   Wentworth
Approx. AGD66 Lat:   -34 01 26
Approx. AGD66 Long:   141 00 05
Approx. GDA94 Lat:   -34 01 20
Approx. GDA94 Long:   141 00 09
Topographic Map:   Cal Lal
1:100000 Map:   Lindsay 7129
Parish:   Cal Lal
County:   Tara
Description:   The junction of the prolongation of the South Australia - New South Wales State border with the southern high bank of the Murray River being the New South Wales - Victoria State border.
Origin:   MacCabe Corner is named in honour of Surveyor Francis Peter MacCabe who, between 1841 and 1856, surveyed significant sections of the rivers of the Murray-Darling Basin: the Murrumbidgee from the Lachlan to the Murray, the Murray to Chowilla and the Darling from the Junction to Fort Bourke.
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