Nhtb Capital Trust I Sample Contracts

Nhtb Capital Trust I – INDENTURE (July 8th, 1999)

EXHIBIT 4.7 -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- NEW HAMPSHIRE THRIFT BANCSHARES, INC. __________________________ __________________________ INDENTURE Dated as of [__________], 1999 __________________________ WILMINGTON TRUST COMPANY, as Debenture Trustee __________________________ JUNIOR SUBORDINATED DEFERRABLE INTEREST DEBENTURES -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- TABLE OF CONTENTS ----------------- Page

Nhtb Capital Trust I – CAPITAL SECURITIES GUARANTEE AGREEMENT (July 8th, 1999)

EXHIBIT 4.6 ================================================================== CAPITAL SECURITIES GUARANTEE AGREEMENT NEW HAMPSHIRE THRIFT BANCSHARES, INC. Dated as of [_______], 1999 ================================================================== TABLE OF CONTENTS ----------------- Page ARTICLE I IDEFINITIONS AND INTERPRETATION SECTION 1.1 Definitions and Interpretation............................................................... 2

Nhtb Capital Trust I – SUBORDINATED DEBENTURE CERTIFICATE (July 8th, 1999)

EXHIBIT 4.4 SUBORDINATED DEBENTURE CERTIFICATE NEW HAMPSHIRE THRIFT BANCSHARES, INC. CUSIP No.: $17,500,000 Certificate No. [______]% JUNIOR SUBORDINATED DEFERRABLE INTEREST DEBENTURE DUE [__________], 2029 New Hampshire Thrift Bancshares, Inc., a Delaware corporation (the "Corporation," which term includes any successor Person under the Indenture hereinafter referred to), for value received, hereby promises to pay to NHTB Capital Trust I or its registered assigns, the principal sum of $17,500,000 (Seventeen Million Five Hundred Thousand Dollars) on [__________], 2029 (the "Maturity Date"), unless previously prepaid, and to pay interest on the outstanding principal amount hereof from [_______], 1999, or from the most recent interest payment date (each suc