The heraldic blazon of the shield is:-
Gules, a cross engrailed ermine.
It appears from "Papworth's British Armorials, 1874" that these were the arms of a family variously named Macklesfield, Maclesfield or Maxfield, of the counties of Chester and Stafford.
You can see from the Family Tree that Masefield Lodge has played a large part in promoting Freemasonry, with five Daughter and five Grand Daughter Lodges stemming from its early days.
* Silver Jubilee No. 5331 Warrant surrendered 20th April 2004 due to diminishing numbers.
* Woodlands Lodge No. 6116 Warrant surrendered 2010.