Papers of the Ngaruawahia Compensation Court   (26446)
1866 - 1910?  range held: 1866 - 1910


The items in this series are letters, memoranda and other papers relating to the work of the Compensation Court held at Ngaruawahia. This series includes inward correspondence received by the Compensation Court, which was presided over by judges of the Maori Land Court, as well as lists of applicants, transcripts of evidence and other papers.

The Compensation Court heard appeals for compensation from Maori people whose land had been confiscated under the New Zealand Settlements Act 1863 and amendments.


Dates of Holdings : 1866 - 1910
Location of Holdings : Archives New Zealand, Auckland Regional Office
Access : Open  see more …
Archives NZ description type : Series (see more about description types)
Version Number: 1
Date Approved: 02/10/2017