Local Legislation Act 1958

7 Provision with respect to certain land in the County of Masterton
  • Whereas the land described in subsection (4) situated at Taueru in the County of Masterton is vested in Thomas Marshall Brown and Alfred William Vennell (in this section referred to as the trustees) and has been used as a site for a public hall:

    And whereas the trustees are now deceased and the hall built on the said land has been demolished:

    And whereas a new hall has been built by the Masterton County Council on a more suitable site and Jack Lett and Jessie Hewin Lett, both of Masterton, agreed to transfer to the Council a certain area of land for that purpose in consideration of the transfer to them of the land described in subsection (4):

    Be it therefore enacted as follows:

    (1) The vesting of the land described in subsection (4) in the trustees is hereby cancelled and the land is hereby vested in the Masterton County Council freed and discharged from the trusts heretofore affecting the same.

    (2) The action of the Masterton County Council in agreeing to transfer the said land to the said Jack Lett and the said Jessie Hewin Lett for the consideration aforesaid is hereby validated and the Council is hereby authorised to transfer the said land to those persons as tenants in common in equal shares.

    (3) The District Land Registrar for the Land Registration District of Wellington is hereby empowered and directed to make such entries in the register books and generally to do all such things as may be necessary to give full effect to the provisions of this section.

    (4) The land to which this section relates is more particularly described as follows:

    All that piece of land containing 24 perches, more or less, being part of Section 605, Whareama Block, being Lot 2 on Deposited Plan 562, and being all the land comprised and described in certificate of title, Volume 64, folio 202, Wellington Registry.