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Place Names Register Extract

Rothdale Road

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Name Rothdale
Type Designation Road
Place Id 7721
Place Type Road
Status Registered
Date Registered 12 April 1967
Locality / Suburb  
Local Government Area  
  Darwin City Council
History/Origin Named after Gilbert Rotherdale McMinn, a Senior Surveyor with Goyder in 1869/70 and later acting Government Resident in 1883/4. When the road was named it was believed McMinn's middle name was 'Rothdale". Since finding out the correct name, a decision has been made to leave the road as originally named.

Register & Gazettal information

Date Gazettal Comment
12/04/1967 NTG22
13/03/1968 NTG12 Extension
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