1856. 21 January.We have received
from Donald McLean
, on this
day, on the twenty first 21 of thePuhangina and Hikawera.
days of January, in the year of Our Lord 1856, the sum of One Thousand One
Hundred and Fifty Pounds £1150 . 0 . 0 These are the monies which it was agreed
should beReceipt for £1,150, last instalments.
paid to us by the Government during this month. For Puhangina, the sum of
Five Hundred Pounds, £500 . 0 . 0; and for Hikawera, the sum of Six. Hundred and
Fifty Pounds, £650 . 0 . 0.
And in testimony of the receipt of these monies, that is, of the final payments
for these lands, by us on this day we hereunto affix our names.
(Signed) Na te Manihera te R.
Na Wiremu Kingi.
Na Wiremu Tutere
Na Rihari Tohi.
Na Maika Meha Purakau.
Na Riwai Tamati.
Rawiri Piharau x.
Wenerei te Tatau x.
(Signed) Elwin Brodie Dickson, Clerk, Land Purchase Department.
Tamihana Te Rauparaha.
A. True Copy of Original Receipt and Translation.
H. Hanson Turton.
January 31st, 1876.