Marchagee, Western Australia facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsMarchagee
|Population||128 (2006 census)|
|Elevation||324 m (1,063 ft)|
|LGA(s)||Shire of Coorow|
A reserve for travellers was kept aside in the area in 1876, and the name recorded by the surveyor was Marchagee Well. The name is Aboriginal but its meaning is unknown.
In 1899 the Midland Railway Company established a station at Marchagee.
Some large lots were surveyed for agricultural purposes in 1906, and the townsite was gazetted in 1927.
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