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25th March 2019
Reference:   57230
Placename:   Tarro
Designation:   Suburb
Status:   Assigned 17th May 1991
GNB File:   GNB3538
LGA:   Newcastle
Approx. AGD66 Lat:   -32 48 30
Approx. AGD66 Long:   151 40 00
Approx. GDA94 Lat:   -32 48 24
Approx. GDA94 Long:   151 40 04
Topographic Map:   Beresfield
1:100000 Map:   Newcastle 9232
Parish:   Alnwick
County:   Northumberland
Description:   A locality about 4 km SSE of Thornton and about 11 km N by W of Wallsend. Boundaries within the Newcastle Council area shown on map GNB3538.
Meaning:   For: stone. (McCarthy. 1963).
Origin:   Aboriginal.
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