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GEOGRAPHICAL NAMES REGISTER EXTRACT
17th October 2018
Reference:   57080
Placename:   Tarana
Designation:   Suburb
Status:   Assigned 8th June 2001
GNB File:   GNB3763,3689,3687
LGA:   Lithgow
Approx. AGD66 Lat:   -33 31 00
Approx. AGD66 Long:   149 54 00
Approx. GDA94 Lat:   -33 30 54
Approx. GDA94 Long:   149 54 04
Topographic Map:   Tarana
1:100000 Map:   Oberon 8830
Parish:   Thornshope
County:   Westmoreland
Description:   A village about 8km W by S of Sodwalls, and about 7km ENE of Sidmouth Valley. Boundaries within the Lithgow Council area shown on map GNB3689. Boundaries within the Oberon Council Area shown on map GNB3687/A. Boundaries within Evans LGA shown on map marked GNB3763.
Meaning:   For: large waterhole. (McCarthy. 1963).
Origin:   Aboriginal.
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