1860. 24 February.Ngatimaru District.Know all men by these Presents of this twenty fourth day of
February in the year of our Lord One thousand eight hundred and sixty 1860, we,
the Native Chiefs and People of New Zealand, whose names are written hereunder,
in consideration of the sum of Six hundred Pounds (£600) paid to us by Mr.
Parris, on behalf of the Queen Victoria (and we hereby acknowledge the receipt
of the said money) all and individually, and thisPekapeka. document is the agreement, hereby Sell, Convey, and Give up to Queen
Victoria and toReceipt for £600. her descendants the Kings or Queens who may succeed her, and her
assigns, all that block of land called Pekapeka.