Boscabel is a town in the Great Southern region of Western Australia located not far from Kojonup.

The town was gazetted in 1913, following a suggestion to do so by the local progress association in 1912.[2]

It is believed that the town is named after Boscobel House in Shropshire.

References

  1. ^ Australian Bureau of Statistics (25 October 2007). "Boscabel (State Suburb)". 2006 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 3 October 2008.
  2. ^ Western Australian Land Information Authority. "History of country town names – B". Retrieved 3 October 2008.