This Deed written on this First day of October in the year of our Lord One
thousand1863. 1 October.Whanganui District. eight hundred and sixty three, is a full and final sale conveyance and
surrender by us the Chiefs of the Ngapairangi tribe whose names are hereunto
subscribed and witnesseth that on behalf of ourselves our relations and
descendants we have by signing this Deed parted with and transferred to Victoria
the Queen of England Her HeirsOkio Eel Fisheries. and Successors in consideration of the sum of Thirty five pounds (£35)
paid to us by I. E. Featherston Esq. Land Purchase Commissioner all our rights
title and interestReceipt for £35. in the Eel Weirs and Manga Fisheries situated in the streams in the Okui
District, i.e. in the Matarawa, Kaukatia, Puwharawhara, Matakarohe, Mangamouku,
Mangamutu, Mataongaonga streams, and their tributaries as set forth and shewn on
the map attached to the back of this Deed.
A True Copy of Original Deed and Translation.
H. Hanson Turton.
February 7th, 1876.