1862. 15 January.Wairarapa District.Thisdocument written on this 15th day of January 1862 is a
document of the final sale and entire disposal by me and by all of us of a portion
of our place at Ruamahanga called Aranga te Kura for the sum of Twenty Pounds
(£20) which I have this day received from Mr. McLean.
Aranga Te Kura.Receipt for £20. The boundaries of the land commence at the "Rakau o Tamaru" thence inland
along the Queen's boundary to Ngakoau thence along Wgakoau to Hatua popoti thence
to te Totara a Opaiwi thence inland to te Koparoa thence to the Ruamahanga along
to Te Para thence to the Rakau o Tamaru where the boundaries join.
This land has been surveyed and it is delineated on the back of this document,
and Matiaha and others received the sum of £60 on the 18th January 1856 for this
This sum of Twenty Pounds (£20) which I have this day received is a final payment
for this land.
T. E. Young,
Translator, Native Department.
A True Copy of Original Receipt and Translation.
January 14th, 1876.