Gore Public Library Vesting Act 1908

Gore Public Library Vesting Act 1908

Local Act1908 No 20
Date of assent10 October 1908

An Act to vest certain Land in the Corporation of the Borough of Gore as a Site for a Public Library.

  • Preamble

    WHEREAS the land described in the Schedule hereto is vested in His Majesty the King for the purposes of a site for Government buildings: And whereas the said land is not required for those purposes, and it is expedient that it should be vested in the Corporation of the Borough of Gore for an estate in fee-simple as a reserve for the purposes of a site for a public library:

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
  • This Act may be cited as the Gore Public Library Vesting Act 1908.

2 Certain land vested in Borough of Gore as site for public library
  • (1) The existing reservation over the land described in the Schedule hereto is hereby cancelled, and the said land is hereby vested in the Corporation of the Borough of Gore for an estate in fee-simple, and is hereby declared to be a reserve for the purposes of a site for a public library, and shall be subject to the provisions of the Public Reserves and Domains Act 1908, accordingly.

    (2) The District Land Registrar is hereby authorised and empowered to issue in favour of the said Corporation a certificate of title under the Land Transfer Act 1908, in respect of the said land.


Schedule

ALL that area of land in the Southland Land District, containing by admeasurement 14.5 perches, more or less, being Section 1, Block IX, Town of Gore: bounded towards the north-east by Norfolk Street, 191.7 links; towards the south by Section 2, 141.5 links; and towards the west by the Main Road, 125 links: be all the aforesaid linkages more or less: as the same is more particularly delineated and described on the plan marked L and S 57994/21 deposited in the Head Office of the Department of Lands, at Wellington, and thereon edged red, and also on the public maps of the Chief Surveyor at Invercargill.