Laguna - Situated in Co. Northumberland on Sugar Loaf Creek on the north road from Wiseman's to Maitland. Six miles from Farley. Named by Heneage Finch surveyor, in 1825. See Dixon's map
Laing St. Newcastle - Named after William Laing, merchant, alderman of Newcastle
Lake Macquarie - After Lachlan Macquarie, Governor of NSW 1810 - 1821.
Lake Macquarie Road - Darby Street. Originally the path from Newcastle to Lake Macquarie.
Lakmac - Unfortunate kitschy nickname applied to Lake Macquarie in recent years.
Lake Paterson - wetlands eastern side of Paterson River
Laman Street Cooks Hill - named after Thomas Laman overseer of the A.A. Co
Lamb's Creek - Singleton district
Lamb's Valley - Estate of James Thomas Lamb situated in Co. Durham on the N. side of the Hunter River
Lamb's Valley Creek. Co. of Durham, a small northern tributary of the Hunter River
Lambton - Co. of Northumberland. The Lambton coal mines adjoined the township. Proclaimed a municipal district in 1871 with a council of 8 aldermen and a mayor. population 4,500 in 1893. Geographical Encyclopaedia of NSW 1893
Lame Cow Creek - Dungog / Gloucester district
Landelf Point - Lake Macquarie - Illustrated Sydney News 23 April 1881
Langlands - Situated in Co. Durham equidistant between the towns of Seaham and Clarence in the parish of Uffington
Langworthy - Co. of Gloucester. Parish of Stroud. On the E. bank of the Karuah River 3 miles W. of Johnson's Creek
Largs - . Co. of Durham. 3 miles from East Maitland. Names after a place in Ayrshire, Scotland the birthplace of Andrew Lang
Larry's Flat - Co. of Gloucester - lying to the S. of the Manning River a few miles to the SW on Tinonee. Geographical Encyclopaedia of NSW 1893
Lauer's Lane - named after Charles Lauer
Lawler Creek - Co. of Gloucster - a small rivulet, at the head of Karuah River. Geographical Encyclopaedia of NSW 1893
Leconfield - a small district positioned between Branxton, Dalwood and Greta with Leconfield House being the prominent property in the area
Leamington (Lemington) - a parish situated in Co. of Hunter between the Hunter River and Wollombi brook at Jerrys Plains.
Leconfield - Colliery near Greta (1888)
Lee Wharf-road Newcastle - named after Charles Lee, ex minister for works
Leeholme - House constructed by John Lee, son of Benjamin Lee - Paterson River
Limeburner's Bay - situated on a peninsula of low land separated from Newcastle by the Hunter River. (1820).See Dangar's Map Located Piper's beach in Fullerton Cove
Limeburners' Creek - Co. Gloucester - a postal village situated on the creek whence it derives its name, 16 miles N. of Raymond Terrace. Geographical Encyclopaedia of NSW 1893
Limeburners' Creek - Co. of Durham, a small creek flowing into the estuary of the Karuah River
Limejuice Ponds - in the district of Liverpool plains situated between the Namoi and Gwydir rivers
Lingard Street Merewether - named after Samuel Lingard an old resident
Linwood - Wickham around the Carrington bridge area. First house built by Peter Fleming. The Linwood stables contained some of the best horses in the northern district.
Linwood Colliery - Wickham
Liverpool Plains - (native name Corborn Comleroy). Squatting district of NSW named by Johnn Oxley after Lord Liverpool. Chief towns Murrurundi, Narrabri, Nundle, Tamworth, Wee Waa, Breeza, Gulligal, Walget and Bendemeer. Geographical Encyclopaedia of NSW 1893
Lobster Ponds - District of Liverpool Plains situated between the Namoi and Gwydir rivers
Lochinvar - After the hero in Sir Walter Scott's poem. Grant to Leslie Duguid. Co. Northumberland. Situated on the Hunter River in parish of Gosford.
Lockyer Mount - Co. of Northumberland - a high peak in the parish of Lockyer, about 16 miles S of Wollombi at a place called Simpson's Pass. The mountain is known as Dowling's Range. Geographical Encyclopaedia of NSW 1893
Loders Creek - a creek in the district of Liverpool plains. On this stream is Loder's station 27 miles from Murrurundi
Longford's Farm - 825 acres Wollombi
Long Point - District of Liverpool Plains on the Mooki river 54 miles from Murrurundi. Eales' station
Lorimer Creek - Co. of Bligh - a small tributary of the head of the Krui River rising in the Liverpool Range. Geographical Encyclopaedia of NSW 1893
Lorn - Grant to Thomas McDougall. Named after ancestral land in Argylshire
Lorne - Part of Fennell Bay and Fassifern used to be known as Lorne (c. 1881)
Lostock - Village on the Paterson River 9 miles from Gresford