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Newmarch Street

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Name Newmarch
Type Designation Street
Place Id 24289
Place Type Road
Status Registered
Date Registered 6 December 2011
Locality / Suburb  
Local Government Area  
  Darwin City Council
History/Origin Named in commemoration of Captain John Heathcote Newmarch (1894 - 1963), who graduated from the Military College at Duntroon in 1911. He was a pilot during WWI and was awarded the Military Cross. He was crippled following an accident and took up accountancy and joined the Vestey's company in the Northern Territory. In 1926, He took over management of Manbulloo station.

Register & Gazettal information

Date Gazettal Comment
06/12/2011 Date added to the Register
14/12/2011 NTG50
08/01/2014 NTG G1 Extension
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