Chillingham, New South Wales

Chillingham is a small village approximately 14 km northwest of Murwillumbah in the Tweed Valley, New South Wales, Australia. The Rous River, a tributary of the Tweed River, flows through the town.[1]

Chillingham
New South Wales
Northern approach to Chillingham with the summit of Mount Warning visible in the background
Chillingham
Coordinates28.314°S 153.273°E / -28.314; 153.273
Postcode(s)2484
Location14 km (9 mi) NW of Murwillumbah
LGA(s)Tweed Shire
State electorate(s)Lismore
Federal Division(s)Richmond

Chillingham Post Office opened on 28 May 1923. A Telegraph Office had been open since 1913, known for some months as Bean Tree.[2]

References

  1. NSW Northern Rivers & South-East Queensland (Map) (2 ed.). 1 : 550,000. Cartography by Auslig. NRMA. 1998. Ballina to Tweed Heads inset.
  2. Premier Postal History. "Post Office List". Premier Postal Auctions. Archived from the original on 19 August 2008. Retrieved 26 May 2011.


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