Deeds—No. 187. Crown Grant to Paora Tuhaere and Kiwara Te Ro, of Kaipara.
1871. 23 November.Kaipara District.Victoria
by the grace of God of the United Kingdom of Great
Britain and Ireland Queen, To all to whom these presents shall come Greeting, Know
ye that for good considerations Owhetu (No. 2,248).
us thereunto moving, We for Us, our Heirs and Successors, do hereby Grant
unto Paora Tuhaere
and Kiwara Te Ro
of the District of Kaipara in the Province of Crown Grant to Paora Tuhaere
and Kiwara Te Ro.
Auckland aboriginal Natives of New Zealand, their heirs and assigns all
that parcel of land in our Province of Auckland in our Colony of New Zealand
containing by admeasurement Five hundred and twenty-three (523) acres and three
(3) roods Boundaries. [523a. 3r. 0p.]
more or less situate at Kaipata in the District of Kaipara County of Eden
being called or known by the name of Owhetu and numbered two thousand two hundred
and forty-eight (2248) Bounded towards the North-West by the Rautawhiri block,
four thousand (4000) links three thousand (3000) links three thousand three
hundred and ninety-two (3392) links and eight hundred and thirty (830) links,
towards the South-East by the Tikokopu block one hundred and twenty-three (123)
links three hundred and forty-eight (348) links three hundred and fifty-seven
(357) links five hundred arid seventy-six (576) links three hundred and sixty-six
(366) links six hundred and thirty-one (631) links Five hundred and fifty-five
(555) links four hundred and fifty (450) links three hundred and thirty-six (336)
links five hundred (500) links and three hundred thirty-three (333) links six
hundred and thirty-one (631) links one hundred and fifty-nine (159) links three
hundred and nine (309) links three hundred and seventy (370) links two hundred and
eighty-six (286) links three hundred and ninety-six (396) links three hundred and
four (304) links two hundred and twenty-five (225) links one hundred and
ninety-four (194) links four hundred and thirteen (413) links six hundred and
ninety-eight (698) links four hundred and forty-seven (447) links nine hundred and
fifteen (915) links seven hundred and thirty (730) links four hundred and
thirty-one (431) links one hundred and eighty-four (184) links one hundred and
sixty-nine (169) links two hundred and sixteen (216) links and one thousand three
hundred and seventy-four (1374) links, by a line five hundred and twenty-eight
(528) links and by a road three hundred and forty (340) links and towards the
South-West by a road six hundred and thirty-six (636) links six-hundred and
thirty-six (636) links, six hundred and twenty-two (622) links, five hundred and
sixty-seven (567) links, seven hundred and fifteen (715) links, one thousand and
seventy (1070) links, seven hundred and sixty-five (765) links, five hundred and
seventeen (517) links, nine hundred and-thirty-five (935) links, five hundred and
seventy (570) links and nine hundred and eighty (980) links as the same is
delineated on the plan drawn in the margin hereof with all the rights and
appurtenances thereto belonging, To hold unto the said Paora Tuhaere
and Kiwara te Ro their heirs and assigns
for ever as from the eighteenth day of February one thousand eight hundred arid
seventy-one. In testimony whereof we have caused this our Grant to be sealed with
the seal of our Colony of New Zealand.
Witness our trusty and well beloved Sir George Ferguson Bowen Knight Grand Cross
of our most distinguished order of Saint Michael and Saint George Governor and
Commander in Chief in and over the Colony of New Zealand at Wellington this twenty
third day of November in the thirty fifth year of our reign and in the year of our
Lord one thousand eight hundred and severity one.
G. F. Bowen.
1874. 20 November.Transfer to the Crown. Transfer No. 416 from the within named Kiwara Te Ro and Paora Tuhaere to Her Majesty Queen
Victoria produced and entered the 20th day of November 1874 at 3 p.m.
Geo. B. Davy, D.L.R.
A True Copy of Original Deed and Translation.
H. Hanson Turton.
February 29th, 1876.