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GEOGRAPHICAL NAMES REGISTER EXTRACT
20th September 2014
Reference:   3717
Placename:   Bell
Designation:   Village
Status:   Assigned 20th March 1970
GNB File:   GNB3726,3689
LGA:   Blue Mountains
Approx. AGD66 Lat:   -33 31 00
Approx. AGD66 Long:   150 17 00
Approx. GDA94 Lat:   -33 30 54
Approx. GDA94 Long:   150 17 04
Topographic Map:   Mount Wilson
1:100000 Map:   Katoomba 8930
Parish:   Hartley
County:   Cook
Description:   A village within the city of Blue Mountains, on the Blue Mountains Range at the junction of Bell Range about 9 km N by E of the town of Mt Victoria.
Origin:   After Archibald Bell (1804-1883), who found a new route over the Blue Mountains via Richmond. (Whats in a name, Golden Press)
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