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McCaw Road

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Name McCaw
Type Designation Road
Place Id 24424
Place Type Road
Status Registered
Date Registered 25 February 2013
Locality / Suburb  
  Fly Creek
Local Government Area  
  Litchfield Council
History/Origin Named after Catherine Kate McCaw, Frederick McCaw and William McCaw who were involved in the development of the Northern Territory pastoral industry.

Kate was instrumental in the formation of a number of the Northern Territory's pastoral properties, including Urapunga, Maryfield, Mainrou, Roper Valley and Hodgson Downs. William and Charles were early Territory prospectors, explorers, cattlemen and drovers.

Register & Gazettal information

Date Gazettal Comment
25/02/2013 Date added to the Register
06/03/2013 NTG G10
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