1836. 17 October.Mangonui District.Hear
all men this Book by Titore who sells to Mr. Kemp (James Kemp
)a piece of land and forest at
Wangaroa, the name of which is Paetu, with all things above and below to Mr. Kemp
and children for ever. These are the boundaries: the branch on the side of
Oruamakaka following that branch (a stream) to the ridge of Kahikatoa at the Paetu
descending to the branch of Mr. Kemp's old boundary, emerging at the
branch of James Kemp.
Rongomaitekawa (excluding the plantations) and going to the great road
straight to Boundaries.
Parawanui descending to the Great River. The boundary of one side, the
high road that leads to the Moari, to Oruamakaka going to the branch straight to
the ridge of the Receipt.
Paetu. Payments: Ten pounds stg. Twelve Blankets, Six Spades, Six
Hatchets, One hundred fish hooks, Three pairs Trowsers. And I sign my name on the
17th day Octr.1836.
&c. &e. &c.
A True Translation.
H. Tacy Kemp.
No.273e.O.L.C A True Transcript of Attested Copy of Original Deed and Translation.
H. Hanson Turton.
4th March, 1879.