Deeds—No. 47. Onaero-Urenui-Taramouku Block (Nelson Claims),
1874. 8 October.Urenui District.This Deed made the eighth day of October 1874 Between Her Majesty
Queen VictoriaOnaero-Urenui Taramouku. on the one part and Tamati Pirimona Marino of the Mitiwai Hapu on behalf of
himself and the said Mitiwai Hapu of Nelson an aboriginal Native of the Colony of
New Zealand (hereinafter called the Vendor) of the other part witnesseth that in
considerationNelson claims. of the sum of Two hundred pounds (£200) by Her Majesty paid to the Vendor
onReceipt for £200. the execution hereof (and the receipt whereof is hereby acknowledged) the
Vendor doth hereby surrender convey and assure unto Her Majesty all that block or
parcel of land[36,000 acres.] containing thirty six thousand acres or thereabouts known or called
Onaero-Urenui-Taramouku as the same is delineated on the plan drawn on this Deed and
colored red, together with all rights and appurtenances thereto belonging or
To hold the said land and premises with the appurtenances unto Her said Majesty Her
heirs and successors for ever In Witness whereof the Vendor has hereunto set his
hand the day and year first above written.
Tamati Pirimona Marino x his mark,
on behalf of the
whole of the Mitiwai Hapu.
Signed by the said Tamati Pirimona Marino by making his mark the same having
been first read over and explained to him in the presence of—
Wi Tako Ngatata.
J. B. Keast.
W. Katene, M.E.C.
L. M. Grace.
T. E. Young.
A True Copy of Original Deed.
H. Hanson Turton.
September 14th, 1875.