Inglewood County Act 1919

Inglewood County Act 1919

Local Act1919 No 5
Date of assent29 October 1919

An Act to constitute the Inglewood 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 and commencement
  • This Act may be cited as the Inglewood County Act 1919, and shall come into operation on the first day of April, nineteen hundred and twenty.

2 Inglewood County constituted
  • The Inglewood County is hereby constituted, and shall comprise all that area, being portions of the Taranaki, Stratford, and Clifton Counties, particularly described in Schedule 1 hereto.

3 Alteration of boundaries of Taranaki, Stratford, and Clifton Counties
  • The boundaries of the said Taranaki, Stratford, and Clifton Counties are hereby altered accordingly by excluding the portions described in Schedule 2 hereto.

4 Moa Road District abolished
  • The Moa Road District is hereby abolished, and shall be deemed to be merged in the said Inglewood County, and the provisions of section thirty-six of the Counties Act 1908, shall apply accordingly.

5 Jurisdiction conferred
  • From and after the coming into operation of this Act no local authority other than the Council of the Inglewood County shall, within the limits of the said county, exercise any jurisdiction or authority whatsoever over any roads or over or in relation to any matter or thing whatsoever in respect of which jurisdiction is conferred upon County Councils under any Act:

    Provided that nothing herein shall affect the power of the Governor-General to proclaim any portion of the said county a borough, town, or other district.

6 Amount of subsidy to Inglewood County Council
  • [Repealed]

    Section 6 was repealed, as from 5 November 1919, by section 30 (d) Appropriation Act 1919 (1919 No 55).


Schedule 1
Boundaries of the Inglewood County.

ALL that area in the Paritutu, Waitara, Huiroa, Upper Waitara, Egmont, and Ngatimaru Survey Districts, in the counties of Taranaki, Stratford, and Clifton, the boundaries of which are more particularly described as follows: Commencing at the summit of Mount Egmont; thence north-easterly by a right line to the source of the Waiwakaiho Stream; thence generally northerly by the middle of the Waiwakaiho Stream to a point in line with the north-west boundary of Section 48, Hua and Waiwakaiho Hundred District, Block X, Paritutu Survey District; thence north-easterly to the north-west corner of said Section 48; thence north-easterly and southerly by the north-west and east boundaries of said Section 48 to the south-west corner of Section 44; thence easterly by the southern boundary produced of said Section 44 to the east side of the Egmont Road; thence southerly along the east side of Egmont Road to the south boundary of Section 45, all being in Hua and Waiwakaiho Hundred District, Block X, Paritutu Survey District; thence easterly along the south boundary of said Section 45 and part Section 32 (education reserve), Tarurutangi District, Block X, Paritutu Survey District, to the Upland Road; thence across Upland Road in line with the south boundary of said part Section 32 (education reserve); thence easterly by the south boundary of said part Section 32 (education reserve) and west and south boundaries of Section 41 to the King Road; thence northerly by the west side of the King Road to a point in line with the northern boundary of Section 49; thence across King Road to the north-west corner of said Section 49; thence easterly by the northern boundary thereof to the south-west corner of Section 53; thence northerly and easterly by the west boundary and north boundary produced of said Section 53 to the east side of the Hursthouse Road; thence southerly by the east side of Hursthouse Road to the north-west corner of Section 54, all being in Tarurutangi District, Block XI, Paritutu Survey District; thence north-easterly by the north boundary of said Section 54 to the west boundary of Section 199, Huirangi District, Block XI, Paritutu Survey District; thence southerly and easterly by the west boundary and south boundary produced of said Section 199, across Mountain Road and Mountain Road and railway reserves to the west boundary of Section 99, Huirangi District, Block XI, Paritutu Survey District; thence northerly by the west boundaries of said Section 99 and Section 98, Huirangi District, Block XI, Paritutu Survey District, and north-easterly by the northern boundary produced of said Section 98 to the east side of Wortley Road; thence northerly, north-easterly, and southerly by the west, north, and east boundaries of Section 111, Huirangi District, Block XI, Paritutu Survey District, to the north-west corner of Section 120, Huirangi District, Block XIII, Waitara Survey District; thence north-easterly along the north boundary produced of said Section 120 to the east side of Richmond Road; thence northerly along the east side of Richmond Road to the north-west corner of Section 129, Huirangi District, Block XIII, Waitara Survey District; thence easterly by the north boundary of said Section 129, and southerly along the east boundaries of Sections 129, 130, 131, 132, and 133, all in Huirangi District, Block XIII, Waitara Survey District, to the north-west corner of Section 1, Block XIII, Waitara Survey District; thence north-east along the northern boundary of said Section 1 to its intersection with the west boundary of Section 208, Huirangi District, Block XIII, Waitara Survey District; thence northerly along the western boundaries of Sections 208, 149, 150, and 151, all in Huirangi District, Block XIII, Waitara Survey District; thence generally easterly along the northern boundary of Block XIII, Waitara Survey District, to a point on the north side of the Roddy Road in line with the west boundary of Section 167, Huirangi District, Block XIII, Waitara Survey District; thence southerly to the north-west corner of said Section 167, and southerly along the west boundary of said Section 167 to the Mangapoto Stream; thence north-easterly along the said Mangapoto Stream to the Manganui Stream; thence along the middle of the Manganui Stream to its confluence with the Waitara River; thence south-easterly along the Clifton County boundary, as described in the New Zealand Gazette of 1st August, 1912, page 2379, to a point in line with the north-westerly boundary produced of Section 15, Block XV, Waitara Survey District; thence north-easterly to and along the north-westerly boundary of said Section 15 to the Otaraoa Road; thence northerly and westerly along the western side of the said road to a point in line with the northern boundary produced of Section 12, Block XV, Waitara Survey District; thence easterly crossing the Otaraoa Road, and along the north boundaries of Sections 12, 20, and 21, all in Block XV, Waitara Survey District; thence southerly along the east boundary of said Section 21 to the Taramoukou Road; thence generally easterly along the northern side of Taramoukou Road, southern side of Mataro Road, and northern boundaries of Sections 5, 6, and 7, Block XVI, Waitara Survey District, and Sections 1 and 2, Block XIII, Upper Waitara Survey District; thence southerly along the east boundary of Section 2, Block XIII, Upper Waitara Survey District, to the Junction Road; thence generally southerly and westerly across the Junction Road, and along the south-east boundaries of Sections 4 and 2, Block I, Ngatimaru Survey District, to the Stratford County boundary, as described in the New Zealand Gazette of 28th June, 1917, page 2513; thence southerly and westerly along the Stratford County boundary to the Mana Road; thence southerly along the Mana Road and the east boundary of Section 5, Block XI, Huiroa Survey District, to its southernmost intersection with the Makino Stream; thence westerly along the Makino Stream to the west boundary of said Section 5; thence northerly along the west boundary of said Section 5 to the south-east corner of Section 28, Block X, Huiroa Survey District; thence westerly along the southern boundary of the said Section 28 produced to the west side of the Makara Road; thence southerly, westerly, and northerly along the east, south, and west boundaries of Section 26, Block X, Huiroa Survey District, to the south-east corner of Section 20, Block X, Huiroa Survey District; thence westerly along the southern boundary produced of the said Section 20 to the west side of the Mangaotea Road; thence northerly along the west side of the Mangaotea Road to the south-east corner of Section 14, Block X, Huiroa Survey District; thence westerly along the southern boundary of the said Section 14 to its intersection with the eastern boundary of Section 11, Block X, Huiroa Survey District; thence southerly along the eastern boundary of the said Section 11 to the Croydon Road; thence westerly along the north side of the Croydon Road to the block boundary between Blocks IX and X, Huiroa Survey District; thence northerly following the said block-line to the Stratford County boundary; thence generally westerly and south-westerly along the boundary of the Stratford County to the centre of the Derby Road; thence generally south-westerly along the middle of the Waipuku Stream to its intersection with the west side of the Forest Road; and thence by a right line to the summit of Mount Egmont, the point of commencement: excluding the Borough of Inglewood.

Schedule 2

ALL that area above described in Schedule 1, with the exception of those parts of Stratford and Clifton Counties more particularly described below, is part of Taranaki County as at present constituted.

Boundaries of part of Stratford County referred to above.

Commencing at the point where the Stratford County boundary, as described in the New Zealand Gazette of 28th June, 1917, page 2513, meets the eastern side of the Mana Road; thence southerly along the Mana Road and the east boundary of Section 5, Block XI, Huiroa Survey District, to its southernmost intersection with the Makino Stream; thence westerly along the Makino Stream to the west boundary of said Section 5; thence northerly along the west boundary of said Section 5 to the south-east corner of Section 28, Block X, Huiroa Survey District; thence westerly along the southern boundary of the said Section 28 produced to the west side of the Makara Road; thence southerly, westerly, and northerly along the east, south, and west boundaries of Section 26, Block X, Huiroa Survey District, to the south-east corner of Section 20, Block X, Huiroa Survey District; thence westerly along the southern boundary produced of the said Section 20 to the west side of the Mangaotea Road; thence northerly along the west side of the Mangaotea Road to the south-east corner of Section 14, Block X, Huiroa Survey District; thence westerly along the southern boundary of the said Section 14 to its intersection with the eastern boundary of Section 11, Block X, Huiroa Survey District; thence southerly along the eastern boundary of the said Section 11 to the Croydon Road; thence westerly along the north side of the Croydon Road to the block-boundary between Blocks IX and X, Huiroa Survey District; thence northerly following the said block-line to the Stratford County boundary; thence easterly generally along the said Stratford County boundary to the point of commencement.

Boundaries of part of Stratford County referred to above.

Commencing at the point in the centre of the Derby Road at the intersection with the Waipuku Stream; thence generally south-westerly along the middle of the Waipuku Stream to its intersection with the west side of the Forest Road; thence by a right line to the summit of Mount Egmont; thence easterly along the Stratford County boundary to the point of commencement.

Boundaries of part of Clifton County referred to above.

Commencing at the point where the north-west boundary produced of Section 15, Block XV, Waitara Survey District, intersects the Clifton County boundary, as described in New Zealand Gazette of 1st August, 1912, page 2379; thence north-easterly to the north-west corner of said Section 15; thence north-east along the north-western boundary of said Section 15 to the Otaraoa Road; thence northerly and westerly along the western side of said road to a point in line with the northern boundary produced of Section 12, Block XV, Waitara Survey District; thence easterly crossing the Otaraoa Road, and along the north boundaries of Sections 12, 20, and 21, all in Block XV, Waitara Survey District; thence south along the east boundary of said Section 21 to the Taramoukou Road; thence generally easterly along northern side of Taramoukou Road, southern side of Mataro Road, and northern boundaries of Sections 5, 6, and 7, Block XVI, Waitara Survey District, and Sections 1 and 2, Block XIII, Upper Waitara Survey District; thence southerly along the east boundary of Section 2, Block XIII, Upper Waitara Survey District, to the Junction Road; thence generally southerly and westerly across the Junction Road, and along the south-east boundaries of Sections 4 and 2, Block I, Ngatimaru Survey District, to the Clifton County boundary; thence generally south-westerly and north-westerly along the Clifton County boundary to the point of commencement.