Education Reserves Ordinance 1865 (O)

Education Reserves Ordinance 1865 (O)

Provincial Act
Date of assent5 January 1866

In the 29th year of the reign of Her Majesty Queen Victoria

An Ordinance to reserve from sale certain waste lands of the Crown in the Province of Otago and to set aside the same for the establishment and maintenance of a University and Public Schools in the said Province

  • Preamble

    WHEREAS by the Waste Land Regulations of Otago proclaimed by the Governor of New Zealand on the 12th day of February 1856 under the Waste Lands Act 1854 and declared valid by the Waste Lands Act 1858 it is provided that it shall be lawful for the Superintendent of Otago with the advice and consent of the Provincial Council to reserve from sale and to set aside for public uses any land within the said Province of Otago: AND WHEREAS the lands particularly described in the Schedule hereunto annexed are waste lands of the Crown subject to be dealt with and reserved for the purposes aforesaid under the said Waste Land Regulations and it is expedient that the said lands should be reserved from sale and be set aside for and appropriated to the establishment and maintenance of a University and Public Schools in the said Province and generally for the advancement of education in the said Province.

1 Short Title
  • This Ordinance may be referred to and cited as the Education Reserves Ordinance 1865.

2 Lands described in Schedule reserved for establishment of a University and Public Schools
  • The lands particularly described in the Schedule hereunto annexed are hereby reserved from sale and are set aside for and appropriated to the establishment and maintenance of a University in the City of Dunedin in the said Province of Otago and of Public Schools in different parts of the Province and for the general advancement of education in the said Province.


Schedule

  • Various items in this Schedule were omitted by section 3 Provincial Ordinances Act 1892.

Educational Reserves—Rural Lands

All the Sections and Blocks in this Schedule mentioned, are delineated on the Selection Map of the particular Districts deposited in the Waste Lands Office of the Province of Otago, in Dunedin, and the measurements, as stated, are held to be less or more.

DistrictSectionBlockAreaDistrictSectionBlockArea
   arp   arp
    Moeraki2 of 93VII1834
Warepa15II2241222 of 6VIII4000
14III25222632VIII41018
26IV1082132 of 45VIII4000
27IV1240232 of 57VIII33226
Awamoko3 and 4I1742172 of 9IX20224
37IV2280810 & 11IX156124
17VI19402817XI5930
23VIII900019XI60039
24VIII823720XI5007
25VIII66210Otepopo34VIII84324
21IX1363435VIII88112
22IX101035    
18X147219Papakaio39V3727
Kuriwao18I1342053VII8000
27II14912954VII69125
Kaitangata14III19703255VII70032
17VI11603144VIII8000
7VII17813845VIII8000
Moeraki2 of 15VI400046VIII5605
    Tuapeka99I18118
Moeraki57VI43324100I23326
2 of 70VI807Waikouaiti15II8000
59VII8931216II8000
13VII49110Waipahee12I114134
39VII30234Waikawa14I90121
60VII51218Kauroo13 & 14I19918