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GEOGRAPHICAL NAMES REGISTER EXTRACT
15th October 2018
Reference:   83124
Placename:   Gregory Hills
Designation:   Suburb
Status:   Assigned 1st August 2008
GNB File:   GNB3568
LGA:   Camden
Approx. AGD66 Lat:   -33 59 30
Approx. AGD66 Long:   150 46 00
Approx. GDA94 Lat:   -33 59 24
Approx. GDA94 Long:   150 46 04
Topographic Map:   Liverpool
1:100000 Map:   Penrith 9030
Parish:   Cook
County:   Cumberland
Description:   A suburb adjacent to the suburbs of Catherine Field, Smearton Grange and Currans Hill. Boundaries in Camden Council as shown on map marked GNB3568. Boundaries in Campbelltown Council as shown on map marked GNB4174.
Origin:   Gregory Hills is derived from the original St Gregory's Chapel on the Marist Brothers land and the topography of the area. The online Catholic Encyclopedia states that Pope Gregory 1 was a monk elected in AD590 and made a saint after his death in AD604.
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