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GEOGRAPHICAL NAMES REGISTER EXTRACT
19th November 2019
Reference:   56663
Placename:   Taffys Rock
Designation:   Rock
Status:   Assigned 19th November 1976
LGA:   Hornsby
Approx. AGD66 Lat:   -33 35 00
Approx. AGD66 Long:   151 13 30
Approx. GDA94 Lat:   -33 34 54
Approx. GDA94 Long:   151 13 34
Topographic Map:   Cowan
1:100000 Map:   Sydney 9130
Parish:   Cowan
County:   Cumberland
Description:   A large rocky outcrop rising about 130 metres from Taffys Gully. It is about 1km NW by N of Fiehermans Beach and about 2 km W by S of Eleaner Bluffs.
Origin:   Named after Taffy Townsend a woman bushwalker who died of a snake bite while walking in Tasmania. A commemerative plaque is set into the rock here.
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