Boundary Commission

Certification: 216
Ahupua`a Kalimaohe
District: Lahaina
Island Maui
Ownership: Pioneer Mill Co.
Misc: portion
Year: 1927
Statistics: 27142 characters 4245 words
Kalimaohe Ahupuaa, Lahaina District, Island of Maui, Boundary Commission, Maui, Volume 3, No. 2, pps. 144-158

Before the Commissioner of Boundaries in and for the Second Judicial Circuit, Territory of Hawaii.

In the Matter of the Application of the Pioneer Mill Company, Limited, for the Settlement and Certification of the Boundaries of the Ahupuaa of Kalimaohe, Lahaina, Maui, Territory of Hawaii.

Commissioner: Daniel H. Case.

Under date of August 17th, 1926, the Pioneer Mill Company, Limited, an Hawaiian Corporation, filed, before the undersigned, as Commissioner of Boundaries for the Second Judicial Circuit, its application for the settlement and certification of the boundaries of the Ahupuaa of Kalimaohe, Lahaina, Maui, Territory of Hawaii.

This application, and the Exhibits 'A, and 'C' attached to and filed with it, were and are in words and figures as follows:

"That your petitioner is a corporation duly organized and existing under the Laws of the Territory of Hawaii, with its principal place of business in Lahaina, Island of Maui, Territory of Hawaii;

That in and by Land Commission Award Number 8559B, Apana 24 to W. C. Lunalili [sic Lunalilo], the Board of Commissioners to Quiet Land Titles under and by virtue of law did award to W. C. Lunalilo the above named land by name only and without survey;

That the outer boundaries of the said land have not [page 145] at any time heretofore been settled, determined or certified by any Judicial tribunal;

That your petitioner is the successor in title and to interest to the said W. C. Lunalilo and the owner of said land and as such owner desires to have the boundaries thereof described by survey, determined and certified;
That attached hereto and made a part hereof and marked Exhibit "A" is a description by metes and bounds of the outer boundaries of the said Ahupuaa of Kalimaohe, Lahaina, Maui, Land Commission Award 8559B, Apana 24 to W.C. Lunalilo, herein sought to be determined and certified;

That the said description so set forth in said Exhibit "A” of the boundaries as claimed by your petitioner is by a true azimuth survey and is connected by coordinates to the Government Survey Triangulation System;

Attached to this application and made a part hereof. is a map or tracing marked Exhibit "B" showing all natural topographical features permanent or otherwise, marked along said boundary lines, the bearings and distances of each course given in the description of survey and such other data from field notes as will make it practicable to reestablish any boundary mark or point that may become lost or destroyed;

That attached hereto, marked Exhibit "C" and made a part hereof is a statement showing the names of the lands adjoining said Ahupuaa of Kalimaohe, the boundaries of which are herein sought to be determined and certified, also the names wherever known of the owners of said lands;

Wherefore your petitioner prays that upon receipt of this application you notify this applicant, also the owners of all lands adjoining the Ahupuaa of Kalimaohe the boundaries of which are sought to be determined and certified, of the date when you will be prepared to hear this application and that You do give proper legal notice of the date and place of hearing of [page 146] this application and after hearing you do decide, settle, determine mine and certify the boundaries of said Ahupuaa of Kalimaohe.
Dated at Honolulu, this 12th day of August,1926.

Pioneer Mill Company, Limited
By (Signed) J.M. Dowsett, Its President
and (Signed) S. M. Lowrey, Its Treasurer,
(Seal)

Territory of HawaiiCity and County of Honolulu) SS.

S.M. Lowrey, being first duly sworn on oath deposes and says that he is Treasurer of Pioneer Mill Company, Limited, petitioner herein and as such is authorized to make and makes this verification on its behalf; that he has read the foregoing petitions, knows the contents thereof and the same are true.
(Signed) S.M. Lowrey

Subscribed and sworn to before me this 12th day of August, 1926.
(Signed) T.Y. Alina
Notary Public, First Judicial Circuit, Territory of Hawaii.

(Seal)
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Exhibit “A"
Description of the Ahupuaa of Kalimaohe,Lahaina, Maui, Territory of Hawaii, Being Land Commission Award8559B, Apana 24, to W. C. Lunalilo.

Part 1
Makai Portion.

Beginning at a concrete post marked [triangle with dot in it] on the lower side of Wainee Street, the coordinates of said concrete post referred to the "Laina* Triangulation Station being 5648.3 feet South and 4352.1 feet West, and running by true azimuths:

1. 62° 05' 33 feet along a Lele of Kuia, Land Commission Award 7716, Apana 11, to R. Keelikolani;
2. 79° 30' 301 feet along same;
3. 72° 05' 196.2 feet along same;
4. 166° 10' 107.6 feet along Kainehe;
5. 233° 30' 408 feet along Kainehe and Hanakaoo;
6. 226° 15' 140.6 feet along Hanakaoo;
7. 237° 45' 112 feet along Hanakaoo;
8. 337° 50' 281.9 feet along Aupokopoko, Land Commission Award 5116, Apana 2, to S. Kanae;
9. 69° 00' 57.6 feet along Kuholilea, along Land Commission Award 281B to Ali;
10. 332° 00' 82 feet along same;
11. 62° 05' 76.5 feet along Lele of Kuia, across road to the point of beginning, and
Containing an area of 3.30 Acres.

Part 2
In Kanaha Valley

Beginning at foot of pali at the southeast corner of Apana 3 of Land Commission Award 355 to Keopenui, at a point whose coordinates referred to the Laina Triangulation Station are 1987 feet South and 1095 feet East, and running by true azimuths;

1. 57° 30' 87 feet along Kelawea along foot of pali;
2. 92° 00' 115 feet along same;
3. 54° 00' 3.10 feet along same;
4. 144° 30' 20 feet along same;
5. 55° 00, 29 feet along same;
6. 43° 30' 43 feet along same;
7. 13° 00' 69 feet along same;
8. 39° 30' 146 feet along same;
9. 56° 00' 215 feet along same;
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10. 141° 00'30 feet to the center of the Kanaha Stream.
11. Thence along the center of the stream, the direct azimuth and distance being 228° 44' 777.7 feet.
12. 327° 00' 115 feet along Hanakaoo and Nakalepo to the point of beginning.
Containing an area, of 1.63 acres, a little more or less.

Compiled from Surveys and Maps by G.F. Wright, 1916.
(Signed) A.C. Alexander
Honolulu, Territory of Hawaii., October 1925.'

Exhibit “C”
Ownerships Kalimaohe and Adjoining Lands

Konohiki Land: Part I. Owner Pioneer Mill Co. 9 Ltd.
Part 2. Owners Pioneer Mill Co., Ltd. Ana Makekau, (Mrs. Chase K.) and Catherine Hileman (Mrs. L.W.), Lahaina, Maui, and Mrs. Lucy Jesus, Mrs. Catherine Winham and Mrs. Julia Aki care of Mrs. L.W. Hileman, Lahaina, Maui

Included Kula: All owned by Pioneer Mill Coo Ltd., execpt [sic except] the following:

Land Commission Award 355, Apanas 1 3 and 4 Openui, owners: Pioneer Mill Co. Ltd., Eliza Keanu (Mrs. Wm.), Lahaina, Maui, Catherine Hileman (Mrs. L.W.), Lahaina, Maui, and her minor children, Mrs. Lucy
Jesus, Mrs. Catherine Winham and Julia Aki, and Ana Makekau, (Mrs. Charles K.) Lahaina, Maui

Adjoining Lands:
Kainehe Land Commission Award 10605, Apana 4, J. Piikoi. Owner Pioneer Mill Co., Ltd.,

Hanakaoo: Land Commission Award 7715, Apana 1, L. Kamehameha. Owners Pioneer Mill Co. Ltd., Kaulainiihau (wahine) and Annie Hinau.

Aupokopoko: Land Commission Award 5116, Apana 2, S. Kanae. Owners Pioneer Mill Co. Ltd.,

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Kuholilea: Land Commission Award 11216, Apana 19, M. Kekauonohi, Owner, Pioneer Mill Co. Ltd.,

Kuia: Land Commission Award 7716, Apana 11, R. Keelikolani, Owners, Trustees B.P. Bishop Estate, 848 Kaahumanu Street, Honolulu, Territory of Hawaii.

Moanui: Land Commission Award 962 J. Armas. Owners same as of Kuia.

Kelewa: Land Commission Award 7713, Apana 27, V. Kamamalu. Owners same as of Kuia.

Nakalepo: Land Commission Award 520, D. Ii. Owner, Pioneer Mill Co. Ltd.

Puou: Land Commission Award 8520, Apana 2, J. Kaeo. Owner, Pioneer Mill Co. Ltd.,

Adjoining Kuleanas: All owned by Pioneer Mill Co. Ltd., except the following:
Land Commission Award 6499 Nakaoelua. Owners, Trustees B.P. Bishop Estate, 848 Kaahumanu Street, Honolulu.
Land Commission Award 6412, Apana 2, Kala. Owner, Abraham Alo, care Lewers & Cooke, Ltd., Honolulu.

A tracing and blue print marked Exhibit 'B' was also attached to and submitted with the application, showing the locations natu ....

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.... br />Map: OK; Course 44, Kuhua 2 should read Kuhua 1;

Kamani & Ilikahi (Portions)
Description:OK.
Correct spelling of Kapale to Kapule (Land Commission Award 235P);
Correct spelling of Malaakahana to Malaekahana (Land Commission Award 4878G);

Kalimaohe
Description: Part 1. OK.
Part 2,Course 11, should read: 'Thence along the middle of Kahana Stream, the direct azimuth and distance being: 228° 44' 777.7 feet;'
Map:OK;

Kilolani
Description: Part 2, Course 17, should read 100 ft. instead of 99 ft;
Title should read Mahele Award 41 to Kaohie instead of Kaohia;
Map: Change name Hewahewa to Hewahewanui;
Correct course 17 to correspond with description;

Kuholilea 2 & 3
NOTE: In award, it mentions Waena and Komohana; our registered map shows one of these se two
pieces as being Land Commission Award 8559B, Apana 26 to W. C. Lunalilo. The title on one
Kuholilea is claimed by the Lunalilo Estate.
Map: Part 1, Land Commission Award5115 should read Land Commission Award 5116;
Correct the word Ahupaas to ahupuaas;

Kuholilea 4
Description: Part 1, Course 8, distance should be 201.5 instead of 205.5;
Course 15, distance should be 141 instead of 137;
Course 22, correct 106° 45' 22.0 ft. to 91° 45 21.0 ft.;
Course 36, correct 1225 ft. to 1255 ft.
Part 2, Course 27, correct distance to 92 ft instead of 100 ft.;
Map: Adjust to conform with description;

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Kahua 1 (Nui) Portions
Description: Part 1, Course 30, correct to 59 ft. instead of 60 ft.;
Course 42, correct to 133.3 ft. instead of 134.3 ft.;
Part 2, correct coordinates from 16126.6 to 10054.0 ft. and 3896.6 ft. to 3063.5 ft.;
Part 3, course 10, distance should be 40 ft. instead of 44 ft.;
Map: Correct distances and coordinate to conform with description;
Correct Land Commission Award 1103 to Shaw & Maunahina to Land Commission Award 11033;

Panaewa (Portions)
Description: OK;
Map: OK;

Puaa Nui
Description:OK.
Map: Part 2, correct Land Commission Award 3642 to Kalua to Land Commission Award 3542 to Kalua;
Kahoma Stream to be corrected to Kauaula Stream;
Coordinate to be corrected from Southwest to Southeast.

Puou (Portions)
Description: Part 1, to be adjusted to conform with Boundary Certificate of Paunau recently issued by Boundary Commissioner (As discussed with H.E. Newton of Territorial Survey Dept. and A.C. Alexander;
Map: To be amended to conform adjustment in description.

Puunoa 1 (Portions)
Description:OK;
Map: Correct Land Commission Award 477 1 to Land Commission Award477F to Keliipio;

Puunoa 3 (Portions)
Description: OK;
Map: Part 1, correct azimuth of 59° 50' 511 ft. to 59° 10' 511 ft;
Part 2, correct azimuth of 343° 30' 170 ft to 343° 00' 170 ft.;

North Uhao
Description:OK;
Map: OK;

Makila
Description: Part 2, course 24, correct Land Commission Award 6501 to Apaa to Land Commission Award 6507;
Correct area 58.5 acres instead of 66 acres;
Map: Correct on map to be corrected as above;

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Puunau IKI
Description: OK;
Map: Part 1 correct spelling Halkaa to Halakaa;
Insert letter ‘d' in word boundaries;

The above matter was taken up by your Mr. Alexander of the Land Department with our Mr. Newton, the Deputy Surveyor, and if the changes meet with your approval please inform us to this effect.
Very respectfully, (Signed) Walter E. Wall, Surveyor,
Territory of Hawaii.

Puou: We note changes desired since completion of above report, which are as follows:
Part 1, course 1, change 423.2 ft. to 406.5 ft; also strike out to a concrete post marked [triangle];
Course 2, change to ‘317° 05' 71.0 ft'; ;
Area, change 0.75 to 0.74 Acre;
Map: Change and make above corrections.”

The proposed modifications being acceptable to, the applicant, and all parties interested, were noted on the several maps, in ink; the Pioneer Mill Company, Limited, asking that the boundaries be settled as so modified.

Commissioner: In the matter of the application of the Pioneer Mill Company, Limited, for a certificate for the settlement of the boundaries of the Ahupuaa of Kalimaohe, Lahaina, Maui, Territory of Hawaii, the Commissioner finds that the boundaries as claimed by the applicant, as slightly modified by the Territory, and which modifications have been noted on the maps, are the true boundaries of the lands whose boundaries are sought to be determined, and certificate will be signed accordingly.

Certificate of Boundaries No. 216,

Second Judicial Circuit, Territory of Hawaii.

Ahupuaa of Kalimaohe, Lahaina, Maui, Territory of Hawaii
Land Commission Award 8559B Apana 24, to W.C. Lunalilo.

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Boundary Commission

Second Judicial Circuit, Territory of Hawaii.

In the Matter of the Settlement of the Boundaries of the Ahupuaa of Kalimaohe, Lahaina, Maui, Territory of Hawaii.

An application to decide and certify the Boundaries of the Ahupuaa of Kalimaohe, Lahaina, Maui, Territory of Hawaii, having been filed with me on the 17th day of August, 1926, by Pioneer Mill Company, Limited, in accordance with the provisions of Chapter 42 of the Revised Laws of Hawaii, 1925, relating to the settlement of boundaries;

Now, therefore, due notice of the time and place of hearing having been given and all testimony offered in reference to the said boundaries having been duly received and heard and no person having appeared in objection thereto, (as more fully appears in the records of the Boundary Commission of the Second Judicial, Circuit, No 3. Territory of Hawaii, in Boundary Commissioner's Book No. 3, Pages 144 to 156, inclusive), in accordance with the decision then rendered, I find and certify the true and lawful boundaries of the Ahupuaa of Kalimaohe Lahaina, Maui, Territory of Hawaii, to be as follows:

Part 1
Makai Portion

Beginning at a concrete post marked [triangle with dot it in] on the lower side of Wainee Street, the coordinates of said concrete post referred to the 'Laina' Triangulation Station being 5648.3 feet South and 4352.1 feet West, and running by true azimuths;

1. 62° 05' 33 feet along a Lele of Kuia Land Commission Award 7716, Apana 11, to R. Keelikolani;
2. 79° 30' 301. feet along same;
3. 72° 05' 196.2 feet along same;
4. 166° 10' 107.6 feet along Kainehe;
5. 233° 30' 406 feet along Kainehe and Hanakaoo;
6. 226° 15' 140.6 feet along Hanakaoo;
7. 237° 45' 112 feet along Hanakaoo;
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8. 337° 50' 261.9 feet along Aupokopoko, Land Commission Award 5116, Apana 2, to S. Kanae;
9. 69° 00' 57.6 feet along Kuholilea, along Land Commission award 281Bto Ali;
10. 332° 00' 82 feet along same;
11. 62° 05' 78.5 feet along Lele of Kuia, across road to the point of beginning, and
Containing an area of 3.30 Acres.

Part 2.
In Kanaha Valley

Beginning at foot of pali at the southeast corner of Apana 3 of Land Commission Award 355 to Keopenui, at a point whose coordinates referred to the Laina Triangulation Station are 1987 feet South and 1095 feet East, and running by true azimuths:

1. 57° 30' 87 feet along Kelawea along foot of pali;
2. 92° 00' 115 along same;
3. 54° 00' 110 along same;
4. 144° 30' 20 along same;
5. 55° 00' 29 along same;
6. 43° 30' 43 along same;
7. 13° 00' 69 along same;
8. 39° 30' 146 along same;
9. 56° 00' 215 along same;
10. 141° 00' 30 feet to the center of the Kanaha Stream;
11. Thence along the middle of Kanaha Stream, the direct azimuth and distance being 228° 44', 777.7 feet;
12. 327° 00' 115 feet along Hanakaoo and Nakalepo to the point of beginning.
Containing an area of 1.63 acres, a little more or less.

In Witness whereof, I have hereunto set my hand at Wailuku, Maui, Territory of Hawaii, this 30th day of June, 1927.
Daniel H. Case, Commissioner of Boundaries for the Second Judicial Circuit, Territory of Hawaii.

One day's work at $10.00 $I0.00; Five certificates at $2.00 each 10.00; Interpreter 1.00; Postage (approximately) .50; Clerical work - mailing notices, etc., 2.00; 7 folios descriptive matter at 50c per folio 3.50;
22 folios of record and proceedings at 25c per folio 5.50; [Total] $32.50

[No. 216, Kalimaohe Ahupuaa, Lahaina District, Island of Maui, Boundary Commission, Part 1, 3.30 acres; Part 2, 1.63 Acres, 1927]