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19th April 2019
Reference:   69133
Placename:   Drake
Designation:   County
Status:   Assigned 30th July 1971
LGA:   Kyogle
Approx. AGD66 Lat:   -29 15 00
Approx. AGD66 Long:   152 30 00
Approx. GDA94 Lat:   -29 14 54
Approx. GDA94 Long:   152 30 04
Topographic Map:   Coaldale
1:100000 Map:   Coaldale 9439
Parish:   Various
County:   Drake
Description:   A lands administrative division.
Origin:   Sir Francis Drake (1540? - 1596), Circumnavigator and Admiral. Atchison, J.F. 1980. `The Counties of New South Wales', The Australian Surveyor, vol. 30, no.1, pp.30-43.
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