Francis Prideaux Speaking at Lord & Lady Cobham visit March 1959

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Francis Prideaux Speaking at Lord & Lady Cobham visit March 1959.

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Francis Prideaux, The Town Commissioner, is the man speaking. Sitting behind him from LtoR: ?, ?, Maisie Boyce, ?, Sir James Fletcher Senior, Doug Wilson, Lady Cobham, Lord Cobham, Pat Wilson, Florence Prideaux, Harold Ion, Lady Fletcher,  ?.
In 1959 the Governor General, Lord Cobham, and his wife, Lady Cobham, visited Kawerau. The visit was informal and the vice regal party spent time 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.
Reference to the visit was made in Kawerau Gazette Vol 5, No. 8, 11 March 1959.

Photo courtesy of Sir James Fletcher Kawerau Museum.

Vernon Number: 2013.16

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