1854. 27 December.Receipt for £400, second and third instalments.We have Received on this day on the 27th of the days of
December in the year One thousand eight hundred and fifty four 1854 the sum of
Four hundred pounds £400 in money which Mr. McLean has paid to us. These are the
second and third payments to us for our land which we have sold to the Queen of
England, and the boundaries whereof are set forth on the other side of this
paper, that is, the second payment which was promised to be paid to us in the
days of May 1854, two hundred pounds £200 and the 3rd payment which was promised
to be paid to us in the days of May 1855 two hundred pounds £200 amounting
together to four hundred pounds £400 which have this day been paid to us.
Manihera te Rangitakaiwaho,
and other signatures.
Witnesses to payment and signatures—
Archibald Gillies, Settler, Wairarapa.
G. S. Cooper, J.P., Dist.
G. S. Cooper, D.C.
A True Copy of Certified Translation of Original Deed and Receipt.
January 13th, 1876.