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Mount Sweet

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Name Mount Sweet
Type Designation Mount
Place Id 15824
Place Type Feature
Status Historical
Date Registered
Location (Datum GDA94)  
Latitude: -13° 30' S (Decimal degrees -13.513395)
Longitude: 131° 58' E (Decimal degrees 131.980496)
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Locality / Suburb  
Local Government Area  
  Victoria-Daly Shire Council
History/Origin G.G. McLachlan named Mount Sweet after Capt. S.W Sweet who brought a party north on the "Gulnare" in 1870. Sweets Lookout is later believed to have replaced Litchfields "Mt. Hunchback"

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