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TENDERS RECEIVED. , (By Telegraph.—Own Correspondent.* WELLINGTON, this day. In connection with the sale of timber in the Hokianga, Whangarei, Bay of Islands, Hobson, Coromandel, and Thames counties, in the Auckland land district, tenders have been accepted by Cabinet as follows:— Lot 3, in the parish of Kohumaru, Whangarei County, containing 22 green kauri trees, approximately 55,002 feet, Messrs. Lane and Sons, at the upset price of 2/- per 100 feet, or a total of £55 19/3, accepted. Lot 4, parish of Kohumaru, Whangarei County, containing 139 green and five dry kauri trees, approximately 209,196 feet, Messrs. Lane and Sons, at 2/3 per 100 feet (upset price 2/- per 100 feet), total £235 6/11, accepted. Lot 5, Kaeo S.D., Bay of Islands, containing 483 kauri trees, approximately 564,111 feet, and 675 totara trees, approximately 605,735 feet, Messrs. Lane and Sons, at 2/6 per 100 feet for kauri and 1/6 per 100 feet for totara (the upset price was 2/- per 100 feet for kauri and 1/6 per 100 feet for totara) ; total £1150 8/9. Lot 6, Purua S.D., Whangarei County, containing 03 green and dry kauri trees, approximately 130,018 feet, Mr. J. C. Going. 1/8 per 100 feet (upset price 1/6 per 100 feet) ; total, £108 6/8, accepted. Lot 8, Whitianga S.D., Coromandel County, containing fifteen green and 37 dry kauri trees, approximately 46,494 feet — tenders received: Kauri Timber Co., 2/7 per 100 feet, £60 1/3; LeylandO'Brien Timber Co., at 2/8 per 100 feet, £5S 2/5, accepted. The upset price was 2/6 per 100 feet. Lot 9, Whitianga S.D., Thames County, containing 314 kauri trees, approximately 332,965 feet: Leyland - O'Brien Timber Co., at 1/- per 100 feet (upset price 1/- per 100 feet), total £166 9/8, accepted.

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TIMBER CONTRACTS. Auckland Star, Volume XL, Issue 71, 24 March 1909

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