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Crago Court

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Name Crago
Type Designation Court
Place Id 22263
Place Type Road
Status Registered
Date Registered 12 March 2007
Locality / Suburb  
Local Government Area  
  Litchfield Council
History/Origin Named in commemoration of John Norman Crago (1947-2002) prospector and miner who came to the Territory in the 1960s and prospected in the Pine Creek / Hayes Creek area. He worked various small mines on his own account and in 1985 joined Territory Resources as Chief Prospector working on many projects particularly in the Mount Wells and Sandy Creek area. He discovered the Touhys gold deposit near Pine Creek. He died of cancer in Tallangatta in December 2000.

Register & Gazettal information

Date Gazettal Comment
12/03/2007 Date of Registration
21/03/2007 NTG12
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