Part Town Sections 2,069 and 2,070, New Plymouth District.
This Deed made the second day of December in the year of our
Lord one thousand1873. 2 December.New Plymouth District. eight hundred and seventy three between Horomona of Puketotara in the
Province of Taranaki and Colony of New Zealand Aboriginal Native of the one part
and HerPart Town Section 2,069 and 2,070. Majesty the Queen of the other part, Whereas Karera was at his decease the
owner in fee simple in possession of the parcel of land hereinafter described and
intended to be hereby conveyed and Whereas the said Karera some time since
departed this life leaving the said Horomona his brother and heir at law him
surviving and Whereas the said Horomona hath sold the said parcel of land to the
Minister of Public Works for the purposes of the Waitara and New Plymouth Railway
for the sum of Seven pounds ten shillings, Now this Deed witnesseth that in
consideratien of the Sum of seven pounds ten shillings paid by the Minister of
Public Works to the said Horomona (the receiptReceipt for £7.10. whereof is hereby acknowledged) He the said Horomona doth hereby convey
and assure unto Her Majesty the Queen her heirs and successors and assigns, All
that piece or parcel of land situate in the town of New Plymouth being part of
town sections numbered respectively 2069 and 2070 on the map of the said town and
containing by admeasurement twenty three perches more or less bounded towards the
East by Section numberedBoundaries. [23 perches.] 2071 eighty links towards the West by section numbered 2068 ninety links
towards the North by other parts of said sections numbered respectively 2069 and
2070 and towards the South by an Education Reserve one hunared and sixty links, as
the same is delineated on the plan drawn in the margin hereof and bordered pink,
together with all ways rights and appurtenances thereto belonging and all such
estate right title and interest in and to the same as he the said Horomona is or
shall become seized or possessed of or is by the Immigration and Public Works Act
1870 or the Immigration and Public Works Act Amendment Act 1871 empowered to
convey or otherwise assure To hold the said land and premises unto Her Majesty the
Queen her heirs and successors and assigns for ever. In Witness whereof the said
parties to these presents have hereunto subscribed their names the day and year
first hereinbefore written.
Horomona x his mark.
Signed by the within named Horomona the same having been previously read
over and interpreted to him in the presence of—
Robert Parris, Civil
Wednesday, 8th April, 1874.
Received for Registration at eleven o'clock a.m.Registration.
A. S. Douglas,
Registrar of Deeds.
A True Copy of Original Deed and Registration.
September 14th, 1875.