Listen all people, We the undersigned hereby agree to sell and for ever give
up1853. 18 July.Wellington District. our land at Waiariki as a sure and certain land from us, on this day
on the eighteenth 18th day of the days of July in the year of our Lord one
thousand eight hundred and fifty three 1853 to Victoria the Queen of England
or to the Kings or Queens who mayWairiki No. 2. succeed her for ever and ever.
And having consented to the sale of this land, Victoria the Queen of England
onReceipt for £12 . 10 . 0. her part consents to pay us for the said land and all our other
portions of land at Waiariki the sum of Twelve Pounds and ten shillings £12
10/ which we have received this day from Mr. McLean.
Ripeka Toha x her mark.
Heremaia Te Puhi x his mark.
Toha x his mark.
Karepa te Wetu x his mark.
Karo x her mark.
Wiremu Te Arei x his mark.
Witnesses to payment and signatures—
W. A. McCleverty, Lt.-Colonel.
H. T. Kemp, Native
Ko te Puni x his mark.
Edmund Tuke, Settler,
Piri Kawau, Native Clerk.
A True Translation.
Translation of a Native Deed numbered 324 and received for
Registration at ½ p. 10 o'clock a.m. on Thursday the 4th August 1853.
Registration. Recorded 2 vol. Deeds, folio 191.
(L.s.)Robert R. Strang,
Registrar of Deeds.
A True Copy of Original Deed, Translation, and Endorsement.
H. Hanson Turton.
September 1st, 1877.