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In memory of
George Vernon Hudson 1867-1946
Of 80 Messines Road, Karori
A pioneer New Zealand entomologist, who visited this valley
on innumerable occasions between 1884 and 1946, to collect insects.
His work here and around the country resulted in the publication
of seven illustrated books on the New Zealand insect fauna.

Close-up of the inscription

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Zealandia, Lake Road, Highbury, Wellington 6012, New Zealand
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