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N.T. ISLAND

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To Be Re-named

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Tho attention of the Minister»! the Interioi (Mi Peikins) has I« di awn to the tact that there are «| Islands off the coaU of the \otW Tonitory both heming the name« Melville Island The 1mger of tiwi« islands lvinn to the noith of DarrJ comprises some 2 ¡00 miles, anil M

been icco^uUed under Its pr^

name on all maps and < "îarts *«' was so named ly Cnpuin Ms " ISIS The other Island of the at» name which lies to the nortn »i-J« 'Cape Amhom, was unmet! by 111

in 1803, and has lomained appW'J

unde\oloped A settlt Tient

roundel on this Island In Cap» Btemoi in Hei Majesty s ship 'rank- in 1821, and the island was later w

ao-ned in 1829

4s it -was consideiort utilclranlei have two Islands of the sano nime> 'or neal the same locali«\ the MlnsW nas decided to n -n uno tbo smalM* land of the two, tint on the no» east const o£ the Noithoin ArnW that is on the i\e«tein side of the (<a of Cal peí taila, Biomei l«luhd

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