19 October, 1853.
1853. 19 October.Tupapakurua. Received by us from Mr. McLean the sum of two hundred pounds (£200) as a
paymentReceipt for £200, first instalment. for our land at Tupapakurua which we have this day sold and fully given up
to Victoria the Queen of England and the Kings and Queens, her heirs, for ever and
The arrangements concerning this land including the whole amount of payment to he
given will he decided by Mr. McLean and ourselves hereafter.
The boundaries of this land have been sketched by us on a paper attached to this
Donald McLean, Comr.
Matukituki x his mark.
Witnesses to the signatures and delivery of the money—
W. M. Smith, J.P., Government
Thomas Northwood, Settler, Wairarapa.
John McKenzie, Wairarapa.
A True Copy of Original Receipt and Translation.
H. Hanson Turton.
February 7th, 1876.