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All of the terms: puaahuku From the fields: Place Name, Ahupuaʻa
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1) Place Name: Puaahuku   Ahupuaʻa: Waipio    Island: Hawaiʻi (Hāmākua)   Feature: place, pali, road
Cat. No.: 349.90.049   Quad: 10-07
Comments: Same as Puahuku (q.v.). "...ma Puaahuku Hamakua" (NR). The Lalakea/Waipio bdry runs from "Hiilawe Falls to Puaahuku road..." (BCT)
Lexicology: puaʻa-huku.
Source: Land Commission, Native Register 3:51; Boundary Commission Testimony 2:112.
id: 13253

2) Place Name: Puaahuku   Ahupuaʻa: Waipio    Island: Hawaiʻi (Hāmākua)   Feature: pali, road
Cat. No.: 349.90.115   Quad: 10-07
Comments: LCAw 1278 to J. Wood is for his house "ma Puaahuku iloko o ka ili aina i kapaia o Lalakea ma Waipio". The Lalakea/Waipio bdry runs from "Hiilawe falls to Puaahuku road, thence along the brow of the pali to Opailolo..." (p.112) Also written "Puahuku".
Lexicology: puaʻa-huku.
Source: Boundary Commission Testimony 2:112,115.
id: 13320