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GEOGRAPHICAL NAMES REGISTER EXTRACT
22nd October 2018
Reference:   61186
Placename:   Undercliffe
Designation:   Urban Place
Status:   Discontinued 20th August 1993
GNB File:   GNB3724
LGA:   Canterbury
Approx. AGD66 Lat:   -33 56 00
Approx. AGD66 Long:   151 08 30
Approx. GDA94 Lat:   -33 55 54
Approx. GDA94 Long:   151 08 34
Topographic Map:   Botany Bay
1:100000 Map:   Sydney 9130
Parish:   St George
County:   Cumberland
Description:   A discontinued suburb name about 2km W by S of Tempe and about 2km SE by S of Hurlstone Park.
Origin:   name probably taken from cliffs overhanging Cook's River or from name of house built in this area in the 1800's. (Information from Canterbury & District Historical Society Bi- Centenary 1. P. 26-27)
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