We have received from Mr. McLean this fifth (5th) day of August
in the year of 1854. 5 August.
Te Kawakawa. our Lord 1854, the sum of Fifty pounds once told being the second instalment
for a portion of our land named Te Kawakawa, situated at Manukau. The Southern Boundaries. boundary commences at Opango, thence inland to Kakaroa, and on to Wakatau
where it turns to the eastward to Mangahuia and Te Hua, thence in a northerly
direction to taumata and on to Wainaunau where it turns to the Westward, and along
the coast line to Te Kawakawa, Muriwhenua, and Opango. We have for ever given up and
transferred this land to the Queen with its streams, trees, minerals, and whatsoever
appertains to the said land. The total amount of payment will be decided upon Receipt for £50, second instalment. when the land has been surveyed. On the receipts of these monies we have
hereunto affixed our names and marks.
Sd. John P. Russell, Settler, Wairarapa.
Sd. Archd. A. MacInnes, Clerk,
Sd. John Hobbs.
A True Copy of Original Receipt and Translation.
H. Hanson Turton.