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Lord Bledisloe, Grand Master (2nd of 5)

Lord Bledisloe, Grand Master

In 1932 the governor-general, Lord Bledisloe, became the Most Worshipful Grand Master of the New Zealand Masonic Lodge. This is the certificate of his installation and shows some of the key Masonic symbols such as the compass, the single eye and the pillars.

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Jock Phillips, 'Men’s clubs - Masons', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 16 May 2022)

Story by Jock Phillips, published 5 May 2011, reviewed & revised 22 May 2018