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" Phillip, taking in the whole neck or tract of land containing about 100,000 acres, as the same hath been before the execution of these presents delineated and marked out by us, according to the custom of our tribe, by certain marks made upon the trees... "
Recent Information Respecting Port Phillip, and the Promising Province of ... - Page 119
by George Arden - 1841 - 120 pages
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Discovery and Settlement of Port Phillip: Being a History of the Country Now ...

James Bonwick - Melbourne (Vic.) - 1856 - 142 pages
...by certain marks made upon the trees growing along the boundaries of the said tract of land, to hold the said tract of land, with all advantages belonging...thereto, unto and to the use of the said John Batman, his and heirs assigns for ever, to the intent that the said John Batman, his heirs, and assigns, may occupy...
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Victoria: with a description of its principal cities, Melbourne and Geelong ...

Henry Butler Stoney - Eureka Stockade (Ballarat, Vic.) - 1856 - 219 pages
...of the whites, no doubt) " delineated and marked out by us, according to the custom of our tribes, by certain marks made upon the trees growing along the boundaries of the said tract of land." I reserve the Geelong plot of land for further comment. I deny that Batman and party went round the...
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The History of the Colony of Victoria: From Its Settlement to the Death of ...

Thomas McCombie - Australia - 1858 - 336 pages
...less, to the head of Port Phillip, taking in the whole neck or tract of land, containing about 100,000 acres, as the same hath been before the execution...and to the use of the said John Batman, his heirs, said tract of land, and place thereon sheep and cattle, yeilding and delivering to us and assigns,...
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Titan

Titan, James Hogg - 1859
...same hath been before the execution of these presents delineated and marked out by us, according IM the custom of our tribe, by certain marks made upon...and to the use of the said John Batman, his heirs, said tract of land, and place thereon sheep and cattle, yielding and delivering to pa and assigns,...
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John Batman, the founder of Victoria

James Bonwick - History - 1867
...less, to the head of Port Phillip, taking in the whole neck or tract of land containing about 100,000 acres, as the same hath been before the execution...and to the use of the said John Batman, his heirs, said tract of land, and place thereon sheep and cattle, yielding and delivering to us and assigns,...
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John Batman, the Founder of Victoria

James Bonwick - Victoria - 1867 - 105 pages
...by certain marks made upon the trees growing along the boundaries of the said tract of land, to hold the said tract of land, with all advantages belonging...use of the said John Batman, his heirs and assigns for ever, to the intent that the said John Batman, his heirs, and assigns, may occupy and possess the...
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Early History of the Colony of Victoria: From Its Discovery to Its ..., Volume 2

Francis Peter Labillière - Victoria - 1878
...by certain marks made upon the trees growing along the boundaries of the said tract of land To hold the said Tract of land with all advantages belonging...use of the said John Batman his heirs and assigns for ever To the intent that the said John Batman his heirs and assigns may occupy and possess the said...
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Port Phillip Settlement

James Bonwick - Port Phillip, Australia - 1883 - 537 pages
...certain marks made upon the Trees growing along the boundaries of the said tract of land, §JJ Mjfllu' the said tract of Land with all advantages belonging...Use of the said John Batman, his Heirs and Assigns for ever, to the intent that the said John Batman, his Heirs and Assigns, may occupy and possess the...
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Port Phillip Settlement

James Bonwick - Port Phillip, Australia - 1883 - 537 pages
...corners and not boundaries where marks were made, when these marks are stated by Batman to have been made "upon the trees growing along the boundaries of the said tract of land." He justifies one statement thus : — " And this account I know to be correct, for I took care to send...
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