Stratford County Act 1890

Stratford County Act 1890

Local Act1890 No 16
Date of assent10 September 1890

An Act for the Constitution of Stratford County.

BE IT ENACTED by the General Assembly of New Zealand in Parliament assembled, and by the authority of the same, as follows:—

1 Short Title
  • The Short Title of this Act is The Stratford County Act 1890.

2 Constitution of Stratford County
  • The Stratford County is hereby constituted, and shall comprise all those portions of the Hawera, Patea, Clifton, and Taranaki Counties which are included within the boundaries particularly described in the Schedule hereto.


Schedule
Boundaries of the Stratford County

BOUNDED by a straight line commencing at the summit of Mount Egmont, and proceeding thence southerly to the north-western corner of Section No 12, Block VI, Kaupokonui Survey District; thence by a line proceeding southwards along the western boundaries of Sections Nos 12, 14, and 17, Block VI, to the Opunake Road; thence across that road and along its south side to the west boundary of Section No 2, Block VI, Kaupokonui; thence southerly along the western boundary of the said Section No 2 to the south boundary of Block VI, Kaupokonui Survey District; thence east along the southern boundary of that block to the east boundary of the said Block VI, Kaupokonui; thence northerly along the eastern boundary of Block VI aforesaid to the south boundary of Block VII, Kaupokonui Survey District; thence east along the south boundary of Block VII to the eastern boundary of that block; thence northerly along the eastern boundary of the said Block VII to the southern boundary-line of Section No 25, Block VIII, Kaupokonui Survey District; thence easterly along the southern boundary-line of the said Section No 25, across Duthie Road, and along the south-western and southern boundaries of Section No 26 of the said Block VIII; thence along the eastern boundary-line of the last mentioned section to the southern boundary-line of Section No 27 of Block VIII aforesaid; thence easterly along that boundary-line to Hastings Road; thence north-westerly along the middle of Hastings Road to Finnerty Road; thence easterly along the said Finnerty Road to the Waingongoro; thence south-easterly along the middle of that river to the southern boundary of Block V, Ngaire Survey District; thence easterly along the southern boundaries of Blocks V, VI, VII, and VIII, Ngaire Survey District; thence along a straight line being the production of the south boundary-line of Block VIII, Ngaire Survey District, to the western boundary of the Waitotara County; thence northerly along the western boundary of the said Waitotara County and the western boundary of the Wanganui County to the 39th parallel of south latitude; thence westerly along that parallel of latitude to the confiscation boundary-line; thence south-westerly along the confiscation boundary-line to the southern boundary-line of the Clifton County; thence west along the boundary of the Clifton County to the Makino Stream; thence along a straight line westerly to the southern boundary of Block VII, Huiroa Survey District; thence westerly along the southern boundary of Block VII, Huiroa Survey District, to the east boundary of Block VI, Huiroa Survey District; thence south along the eastern boundary of Block VI, Huiroa Survey District, to the north boundary of Block X, Huiroa; thence westerly along the north boundaries of Blocks X and IX, Huiroa Survey District, to the middle of the Waipuku Stream; thence south-westerly along the middle of the Waipuku Stream to the west side of the Derby Road; thence northerly along the west side of the Derby Road to its junction with the Surrey Road; thence west along the south side of the Surrey Road to the Forest Reserve; thence along a straight line to the summit of Mount Egmont.