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Metcalfe Road

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Name Metcalfe
Type Designation Road
Place Id 23021
Place Type Road
Status Registered
Date Registered 17 December 2007
Locality / Suburb  
  Humpty Doo
Local Government Area  
  Litchfield Council
History/Origin Named after Allan Metcalfe (131 - 2004) Police Officer who joined the Northern Territory Police in July 1952, aged 21 years and 9 days (21 years being the legal minimum age for new police officers), and continued to serve in various bush and town station across the Territory until his retirement in 1986. Allan reached the rank of Chief Superintendent in Darwin and in 1977 was the first NT awardee of the Queen?s Police Medal for Distinguished Service. Allan was also an active member of various community groups

Register & Gazettal information

Date Gazettal Comment
09/01/2008 NTG 1
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