Deeds—No. 31. Part of Rural Section No. 78, Waitara West
made the third day of November in the year of our Lord
one thousand eight1873. 3 November.Waitara West District.
hundred and seventy three Between Henere Taraika and Paea Kaweka of the
Kaipakopako in the Province of Taranaki and Colony of New Zealand aboriginal
NativesPt. Rural Section No. 78.
of the one part and Her Majesty the Queen of the other part, Witnesseth that
in consideration of the sum of eighteen pounds sixteen shillings and six pence paid
by the Minister of Public Works to the said Henere Taraika and Paea Kaweka (the
receiptReceipt for £18.16.6.
whereof is hereby acknowledged) they the said Henare Taraika and Paea Kaweka
do and each of them doth hereby convey and assure unto Her Majesty the Queen her
heirs and successors and assigns, all that piece or parcel of land situate at the
Waitara West in the Province of Taranaki aforesaid being part of rural section
number 78 on the map of the Waitara West and containing by admeasurement one acre
three roods and twenty two perches more or less bounded towards the East by section
number 80 one hundredBoundaries. [1a. 3r. 22p.]
and eight links towards the West by Corbet Street one hundred and eight
links towards the North by other part of said section number 78 one thousand eight
hundred and ninety links and towards the South also by other part of said section
number 78 one page 46
thousand eight hundred
and ninety links, As the same is delineated on the plan drawn in the margin hereof.
Together with all ways rights and appurtenances thereto belonging and such estate
right title and interest in and to the same as they the said Henere Taraika and Paea
Kaweka are or shall become seized or possessed of or are 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 above written.
Paea Kaweka x her mark.
Signed by the said Henere Taraika and Paea
Kaweka the same having been
read over and interpreted to them in the
Robert Parris, Civil
Registration. Wednesday, 8th April, 1874. Received for
Registration at 11 o'clock a.m.
A. S. Douglas,
Registrar of Deeds.
A True Copy of Original Deed, Crown Grant, and Endorsements.
H. Hanson Turton.
August 26th, 1875.