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Royal Patent Number(RP)0052 LCA Number:00802
Patentee: Adams, Alexander Island:Oahu
District:Kona TMK1-3-7-03, -04?
Ahupua'aWaikiki IliNiu
Statistics: 5916 characters 1105 words
No. 52, Alexander Adams, Niu Waikiki Ahupuaa, District of Kona, Island of Oahu, Volume 1, pps. 199-200 [RP Reel 1, 211-212.tif]

No. 52
Royal Patent,
Upon Confirmation of the Land Commission

Whereas, the Board of Commissioners to Quiet Land titles have by their decision awarded unto Alexander Adams, an estate of Freehold less than Allodial in and to the land hereafter described, and whereas the Government has, in this case, relinquished the usual commutation for a Fee Simple Title.

Therefore, Kamehameha, by the Grace of God, King of the Hawaiian Islands by this Royal Patent, makes known unto all men, that he has, for himself and his successors in office, this day granted and given Absolutely, in Fee Simple, unto the said Alexander Adams for the consideration of One Dollar paid into the Royal Exchequer all that certain piece of land situate at Niu in Waikiki, in the Island of Oahu, and described in surveyed boundaries, as follows:

Commencing at rock marked + at makai South West corner of this land; by spring of water joining Wailupe at Sea; and running North 29° 30' West 52 chains 39 7/12 feet up Pali & along middle of ridge separating Niu from Wailupe Valley to large rock at angle; thence
North 14° West 144 chains 46 feet along Wailupe on top of ridge to a tree on last bare peak at foot of woods; thence
North 15° East 76 chains along Wailupe to mauka North West peak of this l ....

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.... 6 Kaulahao ma Wailupe a hiki i ka piko Komohana Akau mauka o keia aina maluna o ka mauna ana Koolau; Alaila ma ka lapa o ka mauna ka aoao mauka o keia a me Koolau a hiki i ka piko o ka mauna, ka piko Hikina mauka o keia a hiki i ka aina o Kuliouou ma Koolau; Alaila iho ma ka lapa e hookaawale ana i keia a me Koolau a hiki i ka pohaku maluna o ka lihi kai pali kahakai; Alaila
Hema 33° 30' Hikina 6 Kaulaho 39 7/12 kapuai iho i ka pali ma Kuliouou a hiki i ka pohaku kokoke i ke kihi o ka lai maluna iki o ka kai ma ke kihi Hikina Hema makai o keia aina; alaila ma kahakai a hiki i kahi i hoomaka'i

Ua koe ke kuleana o na kanaka.

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Maloko o ia Apana 2442 Eka
a oi iki aku, a emi iki mai paha. Ua koe nae i ke Aupuni na mine minerela a me na metela a pau.

No Alexander Adams ua aina la i haawiia ma ke ano Alodio nona iho i no kona poe hooilina a me kona waihona; he poe Hawaii lakou a mau loa aku na pili nae ka auhau a ka Poe ahauolelo e kau like ai ma na aina Alodio i kela manawa keia manawa.

A i mea e ikea ai, ua kau i ko'u inoa, a me ka Sila Nui o ko Hawaii Pae Aina ma Honolulu i keia la 29 o Januari, 1850
[Inoa] Kamehameha
Meaike [Inoa] Keoni Ana, Kuhina Nui

Hoopoka papala ia ia i keia la [left blank] o [left blank], 18[left blank]

[Royal Land Patent No. 52, Alexander Adams, Niu Waikiki Ahupuaa, District of Kona, Island of Oahu, 2442 Acs, 1850]