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25th May 2019
Reference:   35745
Placename:   Maitland
Designation:   Suburb
Status:   Assigned 17th May 1991
GNB File:   GNB3548
LGA:   Maitland
Approx. AGD66 Lat:   -32 44 00
Approx. AGD66 Long:   151 33 00
Approx. GDA94 Lat:   -32 43 54
Approx. GDA94 Long:   151 33 04
Topographic Map:   Maitland
1:100000 Map:   Newcastle 9232
Parish:   Maitland
County:   Northumberland
Description:   A city on the Hunter River 28 km NW of Newcastle, 11 km NE of Kurri Kurri and about 7 km WSW of Morpeth. Boundaries within the Maitland Council area shown on map GNB3548.
Origin:   After Jas. Maitland, Earl of lauderdale. (Whats in a name, Golden Press)
History:   The original setttlement was formed by 'eleven well-behaved convicts'. (Whats in a name, Golden Press)
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