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GEOGRAPHICAL NAMES REGISTER EXTRACT
3rd September 2014
Reference:   42959
Placename:   Northumberland
Designation:   County
Status:   Assigned 30th October 1970
LGA:   Singleton
Approx. AGD66 Lat:   -33 00 00
Approx. AGD66 Long:   151 20 00
Approx. GDA94 Lat:   -32 59 54
Approx. GDA94 Long:   151 20 04
Topographic Map:   Howes Valley
1:100000 Map:   Cessnock 9132
Parish:   Several
County:   Northumberland
Description:   A lands administrative division.
Origin:   After the English Northumberland, and named by Lieutenant Charles Menzies, commandant at Newcastle, about 1804. (Reed, 1969).
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