Withcott, a rural town, is eight km east of Toowoomba. The locality is identified by the Table Top Hill on the south side of the Warrego Highway, by which the area was known in the early days of settlement. The origin of the name 'Withcott' is apparently unrecorded.

Further Reading: 

Don Talbot, History of Withcott and the Upper Lockyer, Withcott, D. Talbot, 1992


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