Bishop Suter Art Gallery Trustees Act 1896

  • repealed
  • Bishop Suter Art Gallery Trustees Act 1896: repealed, on 7 August 2008, by section 11 of the Bishop Suter Art Gallery Governance Restructuring Act 2008 (2008 No 4 (L)).

Reprint
as at 7 August 2008

Bishop Suter Art Gallery Trustees Act 1896

Local Act1896 No 12
Date of assent12 October 1896
  • Bishop Suter Art Gallery Trustees Act 1896: repealed, on 7 August 2008, by section 11 of the Bishop Suter Art Gallery Governance Restructuring Act 2008 (2008 No 4 (L)).


Note

Changes authorised by section 17C of the Acts and Regulations Publication Act 1989 have been made in this eprint.

A general outline of these changes is set out in the notes at the end of this eprint, together with other explanatory material about this eprint.


An Act to vest certain Lands, situated in the Provincial District of Nelson, in the Trustees for the time being of the Bishop Suter Art Gallery.

  • Preamble

    WHEREAS the land described in Schedule 1 is now vested in Thomas John Thompson, of Richmond, in the Provincial District of Nelson, Gentleman; Frederick Blenkiron Peart, of Wakefield, in the said provincial district, Schoolmaster; and Henry Rowe, of the City of Nelson, in the said provincial district, Draper—upon trust for educational purposes: And whereas the lands described in Schedule 2 are vested in the said Thomas John Thompson, Frederick Blenkiron Peart, and Henry Rowe upon the like trust, but subject to a lease thereof to the Education Board for the District of Nelson, for a term expiring upon the fifth day of May, one thousand nine hundred and fifty-eight, at the yearly rental of twenty-five dollars: And whereas the said Thomas John Thompson, Frederick Blenkiron Peart, and Henry Rowe are desirous of vesting all the said lands in the trustees for the time being of the Bishop Suter Art Gallery, hereinafter referred to, but subject to any existing tenancies affecting the same: And whereas by a certain deed of conveyance, dated the eleventh day of May, one thousand eight hundred and ninety-five, Amelia Damaris Suter did convey unto the Right Reverend Charles Oliver Mules, Bishop of Nelson; Francis Trask, Mayor of Nelson; John Graham, Member of the House of Representatives for the Electoral District of Nelson; Joseph Henry Cock, Merchant; James Sclanders, Merchant; Benjamin Aylett Branfill, Gentleman; Albert Pitt, Solicitor; and Charles Yates Fell, Solicitor—all of the City of Nelson, certain property in trust for the promotion of art in the said City of Nelson as they from time to time shall think best, and in particular for a site for and otherwise for the establishment and endowment of an art gallery for the people of the City of Nelson, to be called The Bishop Suter Art Gallery:

    The reference to twenty-five dollars was substituted, as from 10 July 1967, for a reference to twelve pounds ten shillings pursuant to section 7(1) Decimal Currency Act 1964 (1964 No 27).

BE IT THEREFORE 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 Bishop Suter Art Gallery Trustees Act 1896.

2 Parcels of land transferred
  • The parcels of land described in Schedules 1 and 2 to this Act shall be and are hereby transferred to and vested in the Right Reverend Charles Oliver Mules, Bishop of Nelson; Francis Trask, Mayor of Nelson; John Graham, Member of the House of Representatives for the Electoral District of Nelson; Joseph Henry Cock, Merchant; James Sclanders, Merchant; Benjamin Aylett Branfill, Gentleman; Albert Pitt, Solicitor; and Charles Yates Fell, Solicitor—all of the City of Nelson, being the trustees for the time being under the said deed of the eleventh day of May, one thousand eight hundred and ninety-five, and all new trustees to be hereafter appointed thereunder and their assigns, to be held by them upon trust for the promotion of art in the said City of Nelson, as they from time to time shall think best, and in particular for a site for and otherwise for the establishment and endowment of an art gallery for the people of the City of Nelson, to be called The Bishop Suter Art Gallery.

3 Registrar of Deeds to make entries in registers
  • The Registrar of Deeds for the District of Nelson shall make all necessary entries in the registers of his office concerning the said lands as a memorial of the effect of this Act, free of any charge for registration thereof.


Schedule 1

ALL that parcel of land, lying and being in the Town of Nelson, being part E of the public reserve marked H on the town plan of Nelson aforesaid, and bounded by Bridge Street towards the north; by the Maori Reserve No 203 towards the west; and by the Eel-pond towards the south-east; and measuring from east to west in that part facing Bridge Street 170 feet, more or less, and from north to south facing Maori Reserve No 203, 320 feet; and containing in the whole three-quarters of an acre, more or less.

  • The reference to Maori was substituted, as from 27 November 1947, for a reference to Native pursuant to section 2(2) Maori Purposes Act 1947 (1947 No 59).


Schedule 2

1
  • All that parcel of land, situated in the Survey District of Waimea, being part of Section No 41 on the plan of the said district, containing 5 acres, more or less. Bounded towards the north-west (750 links) by a public road, towards the north-east (750 links) by other part of said Section No 41, towards the south-east by other part of said Section No 41, and towards the south-west (600 links) by other part of said Section No 41.

2
  • All that parcel of land, situated in the Kaiteriteri Survey District, containing 2 acres 2 roods, more or less, being part of Section No 64 on the plan of the said district. Bounded on the north-east by the Riwaka River, on the south (800 links) by other part of said Section No 64, and on the west (600 links) by a public road.

3
  • All that parcel of land, situated in the Survey District of Waimea, containing 2 chains in front and 5 chains in depth, more or less, being part of that allotment or section of land numbered 3 upon the plan of the said district. Bounded on the north-west, north-east, and south-east by other parts of the said Section No 3, and on the south-west by a public road.

4
  • All that parcel of land, containing by admeasurement 100 links in width, towards the public road, by a depth of 100 links, being part of that parcel of land situated in the District of Suburban North, in the Settlement of Nelson, containing 10 acres, more or less, originally part of Suburban Section No 15 on the plan of the said district; and which said parcel of land is bounded on the north-east and south-east by other parts of the said Allotment No 15; on the south-west by the land granted to William Askew; and on the north-west by a public road.

5
  • All that parcel of land, containing by admeasurement 1 acre, more or less, situated in the Survey District of Waimea, being part of Section No 7 on the plan of the said district; and bounded on the north-east and south-east by public roads, and on the south-west and north-west by other parts of the said Section No 7.


Contents

  • 1General

  • 2About this eprint

  • 3List of amendments incorporated in this eprint (most recent first)


Notes
1 General
  • This is an eprint of the Bishop Suter Art Gallery Trustees Act 1896. It incorporates all the amendments to the Bishop Suter Art Gallery Trustees Act 1896 as at 7 August 2008. The list of amendments at the end of these notes specifies all the amendments incorporated into this eprint since 3 September 2007. Relevant provisions of any amending enactments that contain transitional, savings, or application provisions are also included, after the Principal enactment, in chronological order.

2 About this eprint
  • This eprint has not been officialised. For more information about officialisation, please see Making online legislation official under Status of legislation on this site in the About section of this website.

3 List of amendments incorporated in this eprint (most recent first)
  • Bishop Suter Art Gallery Governance Restructuring Act 2008 (2008 No 4 (L)): section 11