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GEOGRAPHICAL NAMES REGISTER EXTRACT
17th October 2018
Reference:   42359
Placename:   Niangala
Designation:   Locality
Status:   Assigned 1st September 2006
GNB File:   GNB3797,3801,3816,3793
LGA:   Tamworth Regional
Approx. AGD66 Lat:   -31 18 00
Approx. AGD66 Long:   151 24 30
Approx. GDA94 Lat:   -31 17 54
Approx. GDA94 Long:   151 24 34
Topographic Map:   Niangala
1:100000 Map:   Nundle 9135
Parish:   Walcha
County:   Parry
Description:   A village 4.5 km E of Butlers Sugarloaf and 5.5 N by E of Mulla Hill. Boundaries within the Walcha Council shown on map marked GNB3816. Boundaries within the Tamworth Council shown on map marked GNB3805. Boundaries within the Parry Council area shown on map marked GNB3797. Boundaries within the Shire of Scone are shown on map marked GNB3801.
Meaning:   Aboriginal word meaning eclipse of the moon. (ASA) Also: eclipse of the moon. McCarthy. 1963).
Origin:   Aboriginal.
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