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23rd April 2019
Reference:   8918
Placename:   Brayton
Designation:   Locality
Status:   Assigned 5th December 2008
Previous Name:   Longreach
GNB File:   GNB5110, 3753
LGA:   Upper Lachlan
Approx. AGD66 Lat:   -34 39 00
Approx. AGD66 Long:   149 58 00
Approx. GDA94 Lat:   -34 38 54
Approx. GDA94 Long:   149 58 04
Topographic Map:   Towrang
1:100000 Map:   Goulburn 8828
Parish:   Billyrambija
County:   Argyle
Description:   Locality about 12 km NE of Towrang. Boundaries within the Upper Lachlan Council shown on map GNB5110. Boundaries within the Goulburn Mulwaree Council shown on map GNB3753.
Origin:   The name Brayton is said to have been suggested by a local resident who was a fan of Lillie (?) Brayton, a musical comedy star associated with the musical 'So Long Lettie'.
History:   Previously known as longreach, taking the name of a large property in the vicinity. Due to confusion with the Longreach in Queensland the name was changed in 1913, to Brayton.
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