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GEOGRAPHICAL NAMES REGISTER EXTRACT
19th December 2018
Reference:   60919
Placename:   Mount Twynam
Designation:   Mountain
Status:   Assigned 3rd April 1981
LGA:   Snowy River
Approx. AGD66 Lat:   -36 23 00
Approx. AGD66 Long:   148 19 00
Approx. GDA94 Lat:   -36 22 54
Approx. GDA94 Long:   148 19 04
Topographic Map:   Perisher Valley
1:100000 Map:   Kosciusko 8525
Parish:   Guthega
County:   Wallace
Description:   A mountain rising about 535 metres from the Snowy River. It lies on Great Dividing Range about 1500 ms SW by W of Mount Anton and 1 km NNW of Little Twynam.
Origin:   Believed to have been named after Edward Twynam who was Surveyor General of New South Wales from 1887 - 1901.
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