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GEOGRAPHICAL NAMES REGISTER EXTRACT
13th November 2018
Reference:   58864
Placename:   Tia River
Designation:   River
Status:   Assigned 9th August 1968
Previous Name:   Crimps Creek
GNB File:   GNB791
LGA:   Walcha
Approx. AGD66 Lat:   -31 11 00
Approx. AGD66 Long:   151 49 00
Approx. GDA94 Lat:   -31 10 54
Approx. GDA94 Long:   151 49 04
Topographic Map:   Tia
1:100000 Map:   Yarrowitch 9235
Parish:   Tiara
County:   Vernon
Description:   A perennial stream rising on the eastern slopes of the Great Dividing Range about 12 miles south west of Tia. It flows generally north east for about 23 miles into the Apsley River about 11 miles north east of Tia.
Origin:   John Oxley, Surveyor-General in NSW, originally named this river Crokers River, in honour of the First Secretary of the Admiralty. (Atchison, 1976).
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