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GEOGRAPHICAL NAMES REGISTER EXTRACT
30th July 2014
Reference:   44673
Placename:   Paddys River
Designation:   River
Status:   Assigned 23rd January 1970
Previous Name:   Patricks River
LGA:   Wingecarribee
Approx. AGD66 Lat:   -34 39 00
Approx. AGD66 Long:   150 10 00
Approx. GDA94 Lat:   -34 38 54
Approx. GDA94 Long:   150 10 04
Topographic Map:   Wingello
1:100000 Map:   Moss Vale 8928
Parish:   Sutton Forest
County:   Camden
Description:   A perennial stream starting at the junction of Reedy Creek and Munros Gully. It flows generally WNW for about 32 km into Wollondilly River.
Origin:   PADDY'S RIVER - Contraction of Patrick, first named Patrick's River by explorer James Meehan, in 1818. (RAHS Journal, vol. 32, pt. 2, p. 108)
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