Received from Mr. McLean the sum of One hundred Pounds £100
once told as payment1853. 31 December.Ruamahanga. for the land of Haimona Pita Hinaki at Ruamahanga which I have this day
given up for ever to Victoria the Queen of England and to the Kings or Queens who
may succeedReceipt for £100. her for ever and ever. The boundaries of the land are on the East from
Rongomaiaia extending into theBoundaries. plain to Moroa thence turning towards Wakaneke-a-tirakino thence along the
banks of the Ruamahanga river to Rongomaiaia and in testimony of the receipt of
this £100 on this 31 December 1853 I hereunto affix my name.
Te Hapuku te
Ikaotemoana x his mark.
H. T. Kemp, Native Secty.,
John P. Russell, Settler, Wangai Moana, Wairarapa.
A True Translation.
A True Copy of Original Receipt and Translation.
H. Hanson Turton
February 8th, 1876.