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Crooked Corner is a locality on the road from Bigga, New South Wales to Binda, New South Wales, which was once a town. At the 2016 census, it had a population of 61.

Alluvial gold was found there, in 1861, and reef gold, in 1871. In the late 1880s another reef was found to the east of the old alluvial workings, and the Palmer Gold and Silver Mining Company set up a battery there in 1888.

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Crooked Corner
New South Wales
Population 61 (2016 census)
Postcode(s) 2583
Time zone AEST (UTC+10)
 • Summer (DST) AEDT (UTC+11)
Location
  • 15.47 km (10 mi) from Binda
  • 18.32 km (11 mi) from Bigga
LGA(s) Upper Lachlan Shire
Region Southern Tablelands
County Georgiana
Parish Gillindich
State electorate(s) Goulburn
Federal Division(s) Hume
Localities around Crooked Corner:
Bigga Tuena Peelwood
Taylors Flat Crooked Corner Limerick
Narrawa Binda Binda

The Five Mile Tree public school operated there from 1892 to 2009.

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