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Maori Deeds of Land Purchases in the North Island of New Zealand: Volume One

[Deeds—No. 88.]

Deeds—No. 88.

Mangakino Block, Hokianga District.

This Deed made the fifteenth day of June 1875 between Her Majesty Queen Victoria 1875. 15 June.Hokianga District. on the one part and Hone Mohi Tawhai, Pairama Te Tihi and Ngarama of Hokianga Mangakino. aboriginal Natives of the Colony of New Zealand (hereinafter called the Vendors) of the other part Witnesseth that in consideration of the sum of fifty nine pounds eight shillings (£59 . 8 . 0) by Her Majesty paid to the Vendors on the execution hereof (and Receipt for £59 . 8. the receipt whereof is hereby acknowledged) the Vendors do and each of them doth hereby surrender convey and assure unto Her said Majesty all that block or parcel of land containing seven hundred and ninety two acres or thereabouts and known or called "Mangakino" as the same is more particuiarly described in the Schedule hereto and delineated on the plan drawn on this Deed and colored red together with all rights and appurtenances thereto belonging or appertaining. To hold the said land and premises with the appurtenances unto Her said Majesty Her Heirs and Successors for. ever. In Withess whereof the Vendors-have hereunto set their hands the day and year first above written.

Hone Mohi Tawhai.
Pairama Te Tihi.
Ngarama her x mark.

Signed by the said Hone Mohi Tawhai Pairama Te Tihi and Ngarama after the contents had been explained to them by an Interpreter of the Court and they appearing clearly to understand the meaning of the same. In the presence of—
Henry A. H. Monro, Judge Native Land Court.
Wm, Bridson, Clerk N.L. Court.

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Boundaries. [792 acres.]Bounded—Towards the North by a line eight hundred and thirty-two (832) links; towards the North-east by a line four thousand three hundred and fifty-eight (4358) links; towards the East by lines one thousand four hundred and eighteen (1418) links, five hundred and forty-four (544) links, three hundred and ten (310) links, one thousand two hundred and ninety-eight (1298) links, four hundred and seventy-five (475) links, one thousand three hundred and twenty-eight (1328) links, seven hundred and seventy-six (776) links, seven hundred and ninety-six (796) links, two thousand and sixty-eight (2068) links, one thousand two hundred and ninety-eight (1298) links, and four hundred and fifty-two (452) links, and by the Mauoa Creek; towards the South by the Tapuwai Creek; towards the South-west by lines one thousand three hundred and forty-five (1345) links, five hundred and seventy (570) links, four hundred and seventy-three (473) links, seven hundred and forty-nine (749) links, and seven hundred and six (706) links; towards the West by lines one thousand and sixty (1060) links, five hundred and forty-nine (549) links, nine hundred and thirty (930) links, one thousand six hundred and forty-two (1642) links, one thousand six hundred and thirty-eight (1638) links, and one thousand five hundred and eighty-six (1586) links; and towards the North-west by lines seven hundred and twenty-three (723) links, three thousand five hundred and twenty-four (3524) links, and one thousand seven hundred and five (1705) links.
Maori précis. He pukapuka tuku rawa atu tenei na Hone Mohi Tawhai, Pairama te Tihi and Ngarama i tera whenua katoa tona ingoa ko "Mangakino" kia Wikitoria te Kuini o Ingarangi ki ona uri ki nga Kingi ki nga Kuini i muri i a ia ake tonu atu. Ko te utu mo taua whenua e rima tekau ma iwa pauna e waru hereni (£59 . 8 . 0) ko te nui e whitu rau e iwa tekau ma rua eka koni ake iti iho ranei. Ko nga rohe enei ki te kotiu he raina 852 riniki ki te kotiu tua marangai he raina 4358 riniki, ki te marangai he raina 1418, 554, 310, 1298, 475, 1328, 776, 796, 2068, 1298, 452 riniki ko te Manoa he awa ki te tonga ko te awa o Tapuae ki te tonga tua hauauru he raina 1060, 549, 930, 1642, 1638, 1586, riniki ki te tuaraki he raina 723, 3524, 1705 riniki.

Charles E. Nelson,
Interpreter under Native Lands Act, 1873.

Trust Commissioner's certificate. I, Theodore Minet Haultain, the Trust Commissioner under "The Native Lands Frauds Prevention Act, 1870," for the District of Auckland, do hereby certify that I have, with respect to the within-written instrument and the alienation thereby witnessed, made the inquiries directed by the said Act, and do certify that I am satisfied with the result of such inquiries.

T. M. Haultain,
Trust Commissioner.

Dated this 23rd day of August, 1875.

748 c.

Registration. Received for Registration at 1 p.m. 24th August, 1875.


M. Hamilton,
Dep. Registrar.

A True Copy of Original Deed, Maori Précis, Certificate, and Endorsement.

H. H. Turton.

Wellington, March 10th, 1876.