Topic: Lord & Lady Cobham Visit March 1959

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In March 1959 the Governor General, Lord Cobham, and his wife, Lady Cobham, visited Kawerau.

The visit was informal and the vice regal party spent time travelling around town and meeting local officials. There was also formal speeches at a visit with the staff and pupils at Kawerau District High School who were also joined by staff and pupils of Kawerau North School for the occasion.  If you are in any of the photos of this event or can remember this day, please feel free to add your comments and stories.