Nelson Historical Society Journal, Volume 1, Issue 4, December 1959
Captain Moore was presented with a medal inscribed "For Services" by Prince Albert, the Prince Consort, in recognition of his services to New Zealand. The medal is now held in the Turnbull Library.
Mrs Hazelwood pointed out that Captain Moore had been in Nelson for the 50th Jubilee. She had with her on the present occasion the captain's original manuscripts which have been copied by the Turnbull Library.