Object #1010312 from MS-Papers-0032-0130A

2 pages written 6 Dec 1851 by William Morris, William Henry Bartlett, Elric James Hooper and Captain John Campbell Johnstone to Mahia

From: Hawke's Bay. McLean and J D Ormond, Superintendents - Whaling at Mahia, Reference Number MS-Papers-0032-0130A (5 digitised items). No Item Description

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English (ATL)

Mahia, December 6th. 1851.



We, the undersigned Headmen, now whaling in Hawke's Bay, being called upon to state the usual share allowed to a boat-steerer, certify that a share and a quarter is the usual allowance for such services.


(Signed)
John Campbell.

(Signed)
William Bartlett,

(Signed)
William Christie, x his mark.

(Signed)
John Hook.

(Signed)
John Murray. x his mark.

(Signed)
William Morris,

(Signed)
Thomas Baylan.

(Signed)
John Marell, x his mark.

(Signed)
James Hooper.

English (ATL)

COPY. [referring to foregoing letter] Mahia, December 6th. 1851.



We, the undersigned Headmen, now whaling in Hawke's Bay, being called upon to state the usual share allowed to a boat-steerer, certify that a share and a quarter is the usual allowance for such services.


(Signed)
John Campbell.

(Signed)
William Bartlett,

(Signed)
William Christie, x his mark.

(Signed)
John Hook.

(Signed)
John Murray. x his mark.

(Signed)
William Morris,

(Signed)
Thomas Baylan.

(Signed)
John Marell, x his mark.

(Signed)
James Hooper.

Part of:
Hawke's Bay. McLean and J D Ormond, Superintendents - Whaling at Mahia, Reference Number MS-Papers-0032-0130A (5 digitised items)
Series 7 Official papers, Reference Number Series 7 Official papers (3737 digitised items)
McLean Papers, Reference Number MS-Group-1551 (30238 digitised items)

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