Lease, Whareraurakau

Carlile, James
Production date
23 Jul 1878

Object detail

Brief Description
A lease dated 23 July 1878, between Paora Rerepu, Wikitoria Takitana, Nutana Te Mokena, Paraire Te Herepao, Toha Rahurahu and Hekenga Arangi Lessors, all of Wairoa and John Gibson Kinross, Merchant of Napier lessee.

The land concerned is Whareraurakau consisting of 3310 acres, situated at Wairoa. Josiah Pratt Hamlin was the Licensed Interpreter who translated the deed.

There is a map of the Whareraurakau block on the reverse of the deed.
Production date
23 Jul 1878
Production period
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Black and red ink on waxed paper.
Height x Width: 400 x 452mm
Subject person
Subject period
Subject date
23 Jul 1878
Credit line
gifted by Lusk, Willis, Sproule & Gallen
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