(Enclosure 17 in No. 466.)
Te Papa; Tauranga,
29 October, 1869.
Received from Mr.
John Chadwick the sum of One pound for a piece of land situated Enclosure 17. at the Island of Matakana known by the name of Mokaiwakahui surveyed by
Mr. C. P. Receipt for £1. Frasi and I hereby promise to prove my title to the said land in the
Native Lands Court at its next sitting in Tauranga and to hand the Certificate
for the same to Messrs. Mokaiwakanui. [3 acres.] Whitaker and Russell when I receive it from Mr Clarke Civil
Commissioner, estimated to contain three acres, this being in full payment.
Herewini Tirimana x my mark.
Wiripo Tukunui x my mark.
Te Wharenui Ngamoka.
C. T. P. Br. de Thierry.
I herehy authorize Mr Chadwick to receive the plan of the above land
from Mr. C. P. Frasi
Suryeyor on a/c of Messrs Whitaker and Russell.
Herewini Teimana x my mark.
C. T. P. de Thierry,