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GEOGRAPHICAL NAMES REGISTER EXTRACT
15th October 2018
Reference:   51054
Placename:   Salt Pan Creek
Designation:   Creek
Status:   Assigned 11th March 1977
LGA:   Bankstown
Approx. AGD66 Lat:   -33 57 00
Approx. AGD66 Long:   151 02 30
Approx. GDA94 Lat:   -33 56 54
Approx. GDA94 Long:   151 02 34
Topographic Map:   Botany Bay
1:100000 Map:   Sydney 9130
Parish:   Bankstown
County:   Cumberland
Description:   A watercourse about 7 km long. It rises about 2 km WSW of Mount Lewis and flows generally S by E into the Georges River.
Origin:   Early settlers took salt from the swampland by evaporating the salt water. [John Thogersen, Sydney Harbour Its Place Names]
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