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GEOGRAPHICAL NAMES REGISTER EXTRACT
15th September 2014
Reference:   37144
Placename:   Menangle
Designation:   Locality
Status:   Assigned 17th May 1991
GNB File:   GNB3108,307
LGA:   Wollondilly
Approx. AGD66 Lat:   -34 07 30
Approx. AGD66 Long:   150 44 30
Approx. GDA94 Lat:   -34 07 24
Approx. GDA94 Long:   150 44 34
Topographic Map:   Camden
1:100000 Map:   Wollongong 9029
Parish:   Camden
County:   Camden
Description:   A village about 8 km SE by S of Camden and about 2 km S of the village Menangle Park. Boundaries defined 17 May 1991 as shown on GNB3108.
Meaning:   From 'Manhangle' for 'a place of swamps and lagoons'. (History of Cam- belltown; W.A. Bayley; P.17). Also: from 'Manangle' for 'swamps'. (McCarthy; 1963).
Origin:   Aboriginal.
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