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19th February 2020
Reference:   45469
Placename:   Peel River (A Section Of)
Designation:   River
Status:   Assigned 23rd December 1983
Previous Name:   Cockburn River (A Section Of)
GNB File:   GNB2422
LGA:   Tamworth Regional
Approx. AGD66 Lat:   -31 07 00
Approx. AGD66 Long:   150 57 00
Approx. GDA94 Lat:   -31 06 54
Approx. GDA94 Long:   150 57 04
Topographic Map:   Tamworth
1:100000 Map:   Tamworth 9035
Parish:   Nemingha
County:   Parry
Description:   A section of the main watercourse about 3.5 km long, that extends generally NW from a point about 2 km west of Nemingha.
Origin:   PEEL RIVER - named by Oxley after Rt. Hon. R. Peel. P. 141-142 (Infr. from RAHS Journal Vol 31 Part 1 - Vol 1 P. 207
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