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Wangapeka Land Sales..


Showing in detail the expenses paid by the Governement on Account of the Wangapeka Enquiry to 31st March 1870;

Extracted from the Appendices to the Journals of the House of Representatives: Entered and signed by C.T. Batkin, Paymaster General: Treasury, Wellington 3rd May 1870:

To Whom Paid Particulars Date Of Service Amount,.s.d.
A Dommett Travelling Expenses 8th Dec & 8th Jan 37-7-0
F Wakefield Pay (proportion of) January 15-10-0
F Wakefield Travelling Expenses 7th Dec & 12th Feb 44-5-0
N.Z.S.N. Co Passages, Mr Marchant Dec & Feb 6-0-0
Burke & O'Brien Conveying Telegram & box of Specimens,
Wangapeka to Nelson
3rd Jan & 17th Feb 8-0-0
J W A Marchant Travelling 3rd Jan & 17th Feb 63-6-6
Thomas Squires Labourer, overtime January, February 7-2-6
H.P. Knyvett Asst. Surveyor, wages 6th Jan & 17th Feb 30-0-0
W Roberts Labourer, Wages 6th Jan & 24th Feb 23-10-0
C Shadden Labourer, Wages 6th Jan & 23th Feb 23-10-0
T Squires Labourer, Wages 6th Jan & 23th Feb 23-10-0
J W Sutcliffe Provisions for Labourers January 0-17-4
W Milner Canvas Covering for tent, A. February 1-7-0
Thos Newton Hire of conveyance, 27 miles on road to Wangapeka reef January 8-0-0
G Brown Pay, as guide to Mount Arthur 17th January 1-1-0
J G?s Conveying provisions to Mount Owen 16th February 4-0-0
D Mc?nnon Conveying mesages to Mount Owen 16th February 1-10=0
J Dellow Conveying provisions to Mount Owen 16th February 2-0-0
John Lyn? Conveying camp stores to Mount Owen 16th February 1-0-0
Chas Carter Conveying camp stores to Mount Owen 16th February 1-0-0
Jas Baggott Conveying camp stores to Mount Owen 16th February 1-0-0
J Young Conveying camp stores to Mount Owen 16th February 3-0-0
H P Knyvett Horse Hire 23rd February 3-0-0
J G Knyvett Horse Hire 16th February 2-16-6
Thos Fawcett Horse Hire 19th February 2-5-0
John Taylor Hire of packhorse February 1-10-0
M Green One billy and one drawing board, B. 5th February 0-14-6
W H Phillips Horse Feed 10th January 0-3-0
J Dellow Accomodationn for men with Mr Marchant 10th January 0-10-0
J W Sutcliffe Provisions supplied 10th January 0-3-0
J Taylor Meals for labourers 10th January 0-9-2
S Gaukrodger Horse hire etc. 10th January 3-12-0
J Chandle Refreshments for men with Mr Marchant 19th January 0-18-0
P C Gowland One axe and three quart billies, A. (one expended, B.) 12th January 0-1-0

Articles markes 'A' were handed to Sergeant Goodall, Nelson Police.
Those marked 'B' were expended (lost or destroyed) in the sevice

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