Mount Lindesay (New South Wales)
|New South Wales, Australia|
|Elevation||1,373 m (4,505 ft)|
The mountain was named by Sir Thomas Mitchell after Colonel (later Major General) Patrick Lindesay, a Scot commanding the military forces of New South Wales and who was the Acting Governor in 1831.
Mount Lindesay is part of the remnants of the Nandewar extinct volcano which ceased activity about 17 million years ago after 4 million years of activity.
- Hutton, Geoffrey (1983). Australia's Natural Heritage (2nd ed.). Collins ISBN 0-00-217297-6
- Lindesay, Sir Patrick (1778–1839). Australian Dictionary of Biography. Retrieved 12 August 2014.
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