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Whitton
New South Wales
Railway station building at the Whitton Museum.jpg
Train station, now disused and relocated to the town museum
Population 379 (2011 census)
Postcode(s) 2705
Elevation 147 m (482 ft)
Location
LGA(s) Leeton Shire
County Cooper
State electorate(s) Murray
Federal Division(s) Riverina

Whitton is a small town located in Leeton Shire in the Australian state of New South Wales. Founded in 1850, it is named after John Whitton (1820–98), Engineer-in-Charge of the New South Wales Government Railways. The railway reached Whitton in 1881. At the 2006 census, Whitton had a population of 394.

Hulong Post Office opened on 15 October 1881 and was renamed Whitton in 1883.

Whitton contains the Ricebowl Hotel, 2 general stores, a post office, St Carthage Catholic Church, St John's Anglican Church, a fire station, a bowling club, and a number of houses.


Whitton Railway Station (1899-1925)
Whitton Railway Station (1899-1925)
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Whitton Railway Station
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Whitton Railway Station
Rear view of the railway station building at the Whitton Museum
Whitton Railway Station
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