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GEOGRAPHICAL NAMES REGISTER EXTRACT
15th October 2018
Reference:   5601
Placename:   Mount Blaxland
Designation:   Hill
Status:   Assigned 27th February 1970
LGA:   Lithgow
Approx. AGD66 Lat:   -33 32 58
Approx. AGD66 Long:   150 06 16
Approx. GDA94 Lat:   -33 32 52
Approx. GDA94 Long:   150 06 20
Topographic Map:   Hartley
1:100000 Map:   Katoomba 8930
Parish:   Antonio
County:   Westmoreland
Description:   A hill situated on S bank of Coxs River about 4 km S by W of S Bowenfels.
Origin:   Named by Assnt. Surveyor G.W. Evans after the explorer Blaxland. (Surveyor Evans diary note Friday 26 November 1813) (Information from Fourteen Journeys Over the Blue Mts. of N.S.W. 1813-1841 - George Mackaness p.20)
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