200th Anniversary of St John's Lodge Warrant

buckingham-palace-letter-thumbOn the 8th March 2010 St John’s Lodge, No 328 celebrated the 200th anniversary of its warrant being granted on the 8th March 1810, as reported in the Herald Express on Friday the 5th March 2010.

Needless to say that on Monday the 8th of March 2010 the lodge was full to capacity. The Provincial Grand Master of Devonshire, the Assistant Provincial Grand Master, the Past Provincial Grand Master, a Past Assistant Grand Master, Grand Officers and present Provincial Grand Officers processed into the lodge after demanding admission.

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Public invited to celebrate Masons' 200th anniversary


Article was originally published in the Herald Express on Thursday 4th March 2010.

lodge-1857-colourTHE doors of Torquay's oldest Masonic Lodge swing open to the public tomorrow.

Members of St John's Lodge number 328, in Park Hill Road, are celebrating two centuries of Masonic work in the Bay.

People are invited to pop along between 9am until noon on Saturday for an open morning, with refreshments and information on offer.

The actual anniversary will be marked on Monday, when the great and good of Devon's Masons attend the Lodge. Among those going along will be the Provincial Grand Master of Devonshire, the Past Provincial Grand Master of Devonshire, an Assistant Provincial Grand Master, two Past Assistant Provincial Grand Masters, Grand Officers, present Provincial Grand Officers and numerous Past Provincial Officers.

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