Murchison County

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Murchison
New South Wales
Murchison NSW.PNG
Location in New South Wales
Lands administrative divisions around Murchison:
Courallie Burnett Arrawatta
Jamison Murchison Hardinge
Nandewar Darling Hardinge

Murchison County is one of the 141 Cadastral divisions of New South Wales, Australia.

Murchison County is named in honour of Sir Roderick Impey Murchison (1792–1871) First Baronet and geologist.[1]

Parishes[edit]

A full list of parishes found within this county; their current LGA and mapping coordinates to the approximate centre of each location is as follows:

Parish LGA Coordinates
Anderson Gwydir Shire 30°07′54″S 150°33′04″E / 30.13167°S 150.55111°E / -30.13167; 150.55111 (Anderson Parish)
Austen Gwydir Shire 29°59′54″S 150°21′04″E / 29.99833°S 150.35111°E / -29.99833; 150.35111 (Austen Parish)
Bangheet Gwydir Shire 29°48′54″S 150°30′04″E / 29.81500°S 150.50111°E / -29.81500; 150.50111 (Bangheet Parish)
Bingara Gwydir Shire 29°51′54″S 150°32′04″E / 29.86500°S 150.53444°E / -29.86500; 150.53444 (Bingara Parish)
Boomi Moree Plains Shire 30°12′54″S 150°18′04″E / 30.21500°S 150.30111°E / -30.21500; 150.30111 (Boomi Parish)
Capel Gwydir Shire 30°08′54″S 150°40′04″E / 30.14833°S 150.66778°E / -30.14833; 150.66778 (Capel Parish)
Caroda Moree Plains Shire 29°59′54″S 150°15′04″E / 29.99833°S 150.25111°E / -29.99833; 150.25111 (Caroda Parish)
Cobbadah Gwydir Shire 30°14′54″S 150°34′04″E / 30.24833°S 150.56778°E / -30.24833; 150.56778 (Cobbadah Parish)
Crawley Gwydir Shire 30°14′54″S 150°28′04″E / 30.24833°S 150.46778°E / -30.24833; 150.46778 (Crawley Parish)
Currangandi Gwydir Shire 30°09′54″S 150°20′04″E / 30.16500°S 150.33444°E / -30.16500; 150.33444 (Currangandi Parish)
Delingera Gwydir Shire 29°43′54″S 150°39′04″E / 29.73167°S 150.65111°E / -29.73167; 150.65111 (Delingera Parish)
Delungra Inverell Shire 29°36′54″S 150°45′04″E / 29.61500°S 150.75111°E / -29.61500; 150.75111 (Delungra Parish)
Derra Derra Gwydir Shire 29°52′24″S 150°30′04″E / 29.87333°S 150.50111°E / -29.87333; 150.50111 (Derra Derra Parish)
Dingo Gwydir Shire 29°52′54″S 150°50′04″E / 29.88167°S 150.83444°E / -29.88167; 150.83444 (Dingo Parish)
Dinoga Gwydir Shire 30°00′54″S 150°34′04″E / 30.01500°S 150.56778°E / -30.01500; 150.56778 (Dinoga Parish)
Drummond Gwydir Shire 30°06′54″S 150°45′04″E / 30.11500°S 150.75111°E / -30.11500; 150.75111 (Drummond Parish)
Dumboy Gwydir Shire 29°39′54″S 150°41′04″E / 29.66500°S 150.68444°E / -29.66500; 150.68444 (Dumboy Parish)
Dunnee Gwydir Shire 30°10′54″S 150°30′04″E / 30.18167°S 150.50111°E / -30.18167; 150.50111 (Dunnee Parish)
Durham Gwydir Shire 29°48′54″S 150°44′04″E / 29.81500°S 150.73444°E / -29.81500; 150.73444 (Durham Parish)
Eulowrie Gwydir Shire 30°03′54″S 150°07′04″E / 30.06500°S 150.11778°E / -30.06500; 150.11778 (Eulowrie Parish)
Evans Gwydir Shire 29°52′24″S 150°42′04″E / 29.87333°S 150.70111°E / -29.87333; 150.70111 (Evans Parish)
Furber Gwydir Shire 29°56′54″S 150°51′04″E / 29.94833°S 150.85111°E / -29.94833; 150.85111 (Furber Parish)
Glass Gwydir Shire 29°43′54″S 150°20′04″E / 29.73167°S 150.33444°E / -29.73167; 150.33444 (Glass Parish)
Gouron Gwydir Shire 29°59′54″S 150°40′04″E / 29.99833°S 150.66778°E / -29.99833; 150.66778 (Gouron Parish)
Gum Flat Inverell Shire 29°43′54″S 150°59′04″E / 29.73167°S 150.98444°E / -29.73167; 150.98444 (Gum Flat Parish)
Gundamulda Gwydir Shire 30°14′54″S 150°45′04″E / 30.24833°S 150.75111°E / -30.24833; 150.75111 (Gundamulda Parish)
Hall Gwydir Shire 30°04′54″S 150°34′04″E / 30.08167°S 150.56778°E / -30.08167; 150.56778 (Hall Parish)
Horton Gwydir Shire 30°11′54″S 150°24′04″E / 30.19833°S 150.40111°E / -30.19833; 150.40111 (Horton Parish)
Keera Gwydir Shire 30°01′54″S 150°45′04″E / 30.03167°S 150.75111°E / -30.03167; 150.75111 (Keera Parish)
King Gwydir Shire 30°04′54″S 150°28′04″E / 30.08167°S 150.46778°E / -30.08167; 150.46778 (King Parish)
Lindesay Gwydir Shire 30°18′54″S 150°21′04″E / 30.31500°S 150.35111°E / -30.31500; 150.35111 (Lindesay Parish)
Little Plain Inverell Shire 29°48′54″S 150°54′04″E / 29.81500°S 150.90111°E / -29.81500; 150.90111 (Little Plain Parish)
Macintyre Gwydir Shire 30°04′54″S 150°41′04″E / 30.08167°S 150.68444°E / -30.08167; 150.68444 (Macintyre Parish)
McKinnon Gwydir Shire 30°06′54″S 150°50′04″E / 30.11500°S 150.83444°E / -30.11500; 150.83444 (Mckinnon Parish)
Mehi Gwydir Shire 29°59′54″S 150°57′04″E / 29.99833°S 150.95111°E / -29.99833; 150.95111 (Mehi Parish)
Milroy Gwydir Shire 29°49′54″S 150°34′04″E / 29.83167°S 150.56778°E / -29.83167; 150.56778 (Milroy Parish)
Munro Gwydir Shire 30°01′54″S 150°50′04″E / 30.03167°S 150.83444°E / -30.03167; 150.83444 (Munro Parish)
Myall Gwydir Shire 29°49′54″S 150°39′04″E / 29.83167°S 150.65111°E / -29.83167; 150.65111 (Myall Parish)
Paleroo Gwydir Shire 30°06′54″S 150°08′04″E / 30.11500°S 150.13444°E / -30.11500; 150.13444 (Paleroo Parish)
Pallal Gwydir Shire 29°59′54″S 150°26′04″E / 29.99833°S 150.43444°E / -29.99833; 150.43444 (Pallal Parish)
Piedmont Gwydir Shire 30°14′54″S 150°40′04″E / 30.24833°S 150.66778°E / -30.24833; 150.66778 (Piedmont Parish)
Pringle Gwydir Shire 30°04′54″S 150°16′04″E / 30.08167°S 150.26778°E / -30.08167; 150.26778 (Pringle Parish)
Rider Gwydir Shire 29°51′54″S 150°19′04″E / 29.86500°S 150.31778°E / -29.86500; 150.31778 (Rider Parish)
Rusden Gwydir Shire 30°13′54″S 150°13′04″E / 30.23167°S 150.21778°E / -30.23167; 150.21778 (Rusden Parish)
Stag Inverell Shire 29°47′54″S 150°50′04″E / 29.79833°S 150.83444°E / -29.79833; 150.83444 (Stag Parish)
Tange Gwydir Shire 29°56′54″S 150°30′04″E / 29.94833°S 150.50111°E / -29.94833; 150.50111 (Tange Parish)
Turrawarra Inverell Shire 29°41′54″S 150°40′04″E / 29.69833°S 150.66778°E / -29.69833; 150.66778 (Turrawarra Parish)
Wyndham Gwydir Shire 29°43′54″S 150°33′04″E / 29.73167°S 150.55111°E / -29.73167; 150.55111 (Wyndham Parish)

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Murchison County". Geographical Names Register (GNR) of NSW. Geographical Names Board of New South Wales.