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GEOGRAPHICAL NAMES REGISTER EXTRACT
20th April 2014
Reference:   45202
Placename:   Paterson
Designation:   Town
Status:   Assigned 30th November 1973
LGA:   Dungog
Approx. AGD66 Lat:   -32 36 00
Approx. AGD66 Long:   151 37 00
Approx. GDA94 Lat:   -32 35 54
Approx. GDA94 Long:   151 37 04
Topographic Map:   Paterson
1:100000 Map:   Newcastle 9232
Parish:   Houghton
County:   Durham
Description:   A town about 5 km S of Martins Creek (village) and about 9 km W by N of Glen Oak.
Origin:   PATERSON. Named after Lt William Paterson, explorer. P. 139. (infr. from Hunters River - C.J. Mitchell)
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