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

Enclosure in No. 347. — Crown Grant to Katanga te Arakuri and Makoare, Coromandel

Enclosure in No. 347.
Crown Grant to Katanga te Arakuri and Makoare, Coromandel.

1866. 13 January.Coromandel District.Victoria, by the Grace of God of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, Queen:
Parangu No. II. To all to whom these Presents shall come, Greeting:
Know Ye that for good considerations Us thereunto moving We for us our Heirs and Successors do hereby grant unto Kapanga Te Arakuri and Makoare of Kapanga in the Province of Auckland aboriginal Natives their Heirs and Assigns, all that Parcel of Land in our Province of Auckland, in our Colony of New Zealand, containing by admeasurement One (1) Rood and Eight (8) perches more or less situate at Kapanga Boundaries. [0a. 1r. 8p.] in the District of Coromandel and known by the name of Parangu No. 2, bounded towards the North West by the Kapanga Road one hundred and eighty two (182) links and fifteen (15) links towards the North East by a line leading to Maori Houses one hundred and fifty (150) links towards the South East by a line two hundred and five (205) links towards the south by a line sixty eight (68) links and fifteen (15) links and towards the West by the Kapanga Creek and numbered one hundred and three N (103n).

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 Kapanga Te Arakuri and Makoare and their heirs But subject nevertheless to and upon this express condition that the said Kapanga Te Arakuri and Makoare or either of them or the heirs of either of them do not convey assign transfer or set over their or his or any of their estate or interest in the said land or any part thereof or by any deed or instrument in writing affect to convey assign transfer or set over their or any of their Estate or Interest in the said land or in any part thereof to any other person or persons or body corporate or politic than Her Majesty the Queen her heirs and successors. 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 Grey, K.C.B., Governor and Commander-in-Chief in and over the Colony of New Zealand, at Wellington, this Thirteenth day of January, in the Twenty ninth year of our Reign, and in the year of our Lord One thousand eight hundred and sixty six.

G. Grey.

No. 2923. Reg. A. 32.
403 d.n.c.

Registration. Tuesday 20 March 1866 Recd. for Registr. at 1.14. p.m.


Josiah Buttress,
Dep. Reg.

A True Copy of Original Deed, Declaration, Crown Grant, and Endorsement.

H. Hanson Turton.

Wellington, April 30th, 1875.