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GEOGRAPHICAL NAMES REGISTER EXTRACT
14th December 2018
Reference:   4048
Placename:   Bendemeer
Designation:   Locality
Status:   Assigned 20th October 1995
GNB File:   GNB3797
LGA:   Tamworth Regional
Approx. AGD66 Lat:   -30 53 00
Approx. AGD66 Long:   151 09 00
Approx. GDA94 Lat:   -30 52 54
Approx. GDA94 Long:   151 09 04
Topographic Map:   Bendemeer
1:100000 Map:   Bendemeer 9136
Parish:   Bendemeer
County:   Inglis
Description:   Situated at the intersection of the New England and Oxley Highway 40 km N of Tamworth. Boundaries shown on map marked GNB3797
Origin:   Comes from Bendemeer a river which flows near the ruins of Chilminar in Persia. Mr Thomas Perry the founder of Bendemeer Station was a descendent of Captain Perry (Deputy Surveyor General. NSW to TL Mitchell) was a friend of Sir Thomas Moore the author of 'Lalla Rookh' in which appears the following lines-'There's a bower of roses
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