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GEOGRAPHICAL NAMES REGISTER EXTRACT
22nd November 2018
Reference:   65260
Placename:   Mount Wilson
Designation:   Mountain
Status:   Assigned 20th March 1970
LGA:   Blue Mountains
Approx. AGD66 Lat:   -33 31 00
Approx. AGD66 Long:   150 22 00
Approx. GDA94 Lat:   -33 30 54
Approx. GDA94 Long:   150 22 04
Topographic Map:   Mount Wilson
1:100000 Map:   Katoomba 8930
Parish:   Irvine
County:   Cook
Description:   Eminence about 9 km east of Bell and about 6.6.5 km NW of Mount Tomah. Wilson Trigonometrical Station is on its southern end.
Origin:   Named after Mr. J. Bowie Wilson Thrice Secretary for Lands between 1863-1872) by Deputy Surveyor General Mr. P.F. Adams in 1868.
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