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Moxon Creek name derivation (2 June 2018)

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The Creek was named by Samuel Grau Hubbe in 1895-96 when traveling from Oodnadatta and Coolgardie. It was named after William Moxon Cook (1857-1917), a friend of Hubbe and the sporting editor of the 'Australasian', and previously of the 'Observer'.

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