Saturday, 20 December 2014

Installation of Grand Superintendent The Installation of the new Grand Superintendent  David Scott Ogilvie will take place of Saturday 10th January 2015 in Pollokshaws Burgh Hall, 2025 Pollokshaws Road Glasgow at 1.00pm. The Ceremony of Installation will be carried out by the First Grand Principal of Scotland M.E.Companion John Alexander Fraser. The Installation Dinner will follow at approx. 3.30pm. Tickets priced at £12.00 for the dinner are available from the Provincial Grand Treasurer MEC John N. Steel. To reserve a place please contact johnnsteel@sky.com or Tel: 07722861336 http://www.pgracglasgow.co.uk/installation-grand-superintendent/

The Installation of the new Grand Superintendent  David Scott Ogilvie will take place of Saturday 10th January 2015 in Pollokshaws Burgh Hall, 2025 Pollokshaws Road Glasgow at 1.00pm.


The Ceremony of Installation will be carried out by the First Grand Principal of Scotland M.E.Companion John Alexander Fraser.


The Installation Dinner will follow at approx. 3.30pm.


Tickets priced at £12.00 for the dinner are available from the Provincial Grand Treasurer MEC John N. Steel. To reserve a place please contact johnnsteel@sky.com or Tel: 07722861336



Installation of Grand Superintendent

Tuesday, 2 December 2014

Sunday, 9 November 2014

Charles Anderson obituary It is my sad duty to report the death Charles Anderson of P. Z. 113., Provincial Grand Director of Ceremonies on Thursday 6th November Charlie’s funeral will be on Wednesday 12th. November at half past three in Dalnottar Crematorium, Clydebank and a large turnout is requested to show his family the respect and affection in which he was held. http://www.pgracglasgow.co.uk/charles-anderson-obituary/

It is my sad duty to report the death Charles Anderson of P. Z. 113., Provincial Grand Director of Ceremonies on Thursday 6th November


Charlie’s funeral will be on Wednesday 12th. November at half past three in Dalnottar Crematorium, Clydebank and a large turnout is requested to show his family the respect and affection in which he was held.



Charles Anderson obituary

Saturday, 1 November 2014

Rhinsdale RAC Lecture Companions Rhinesdale Royal Arch, 39 Church St, Baillieston (Robert Burns 440 temple), are holding a Masonic lecture on 19th November 2014, at 1930. All non RAC Masons are invited to attend from 2000hrs. The lecture will be given by Dr Calum Traquir, on the summer Masonic workshop he attended in Greece, is masonry really secretive or just wrong time wrong place. To end with a paper on the Sanhedrin. Please pass to all Companions and Masons and let’s make it a great night Yours fraternally John Patrick http://www.pgracglasgow.co.uk/rhinsdale-rac-lecture/

Companions Rhinesdale Royal Arch, 39 Church St, Baillieston (Robert Burns 440 temple), are holding a Masonic lecture on 19th November 2014, at 1930. All non RAC Masons are invited to attend from 2000hrs. The lecture will be given by Dr Calum Traquir, on the summer Masonic workshop he attended in Greece, is masonry really secretive or just wrong time wrong place. To end with a paper on the Sanhedrin. Please pass to all Companions and Masons and let’s make it a great night Yours fraternally John Patrick



Rhinsdale RAC Lecture

Wednesday, 22 October 2014

Glasgow Cryptic Council No 50 - Installation You are invited to attend the regular meeting of Glasgow C.C No 50 on Friday 31st October at 7.30pm within the Masonic Hall 262 Smithycroft Rd Glasgow G32 2QZ. The business for the evening is as follows. 1- Open Council 2- Apologies. 3- Minutes of Previous meeting. 4- Correspondence/ Accounts. 5- Ballot and Affiliation. 6- Receive Deputation from P.G.R.A.Chapter of Glasgow, headed by MEC R.G. Geddes P.G 3rd Principal. 7- Installation of T.I.Master elect Comp A.Hutchison and Office Bearers for 2014/5. 8-Collection. 9- P.G.R.A.Chapter retire. 10- A.O.C.B. 11- Close Council. http://www.pgracglasgow.co.uk/glasgow-cryptic-council-50-installation/

You are invited to attend the regular meeting of Glasgow C.C No 50 on Friday 31st October at 7.30pm within the Masonic Hall 262 Smithycroft Rd Glasgow G32 2QZ.


The business for the evening is as follows.


1- Open Council


2- Apologies.


3- Minutes of Previous meeting.


4- Correspondence/ Accounts.


5- Ballot and Affiliation.


6- Receive Deputation from P.G.R.A.Chapter of Glasgow, headed by MEC R.G. Geddes P.G 3rd Principal.


7- Installation of T.I.Master elect Comp A.Hutchison and Office Bearers for 2014/5.


8-Collection.


9- P.G.R.A.Chapter retire.


10- A.O.C.B.


11- Close Council.



Glasgow Cryptic Council No 50 - Installation

Monday, 13 October 2014

George Dick Funeral I have just been informed that George’s funeral is on Friday 17th., 11.45 a.m. in Lodge Alexandra No.1282 premises at 15, Wood Street, G31 3BZ,   thereafter at  Daldowie  Crematorium at 12.45 then returning to Wood Street for refreshments. http://www.pgracglasgow.co.uk/george-dick-funeral/

I have just been informed that George’s funeral is on Friday 17th., 11.45 a.m. in Lodge Alexandra


No.1282 premises at 15, Wood Street, G31 3BZ,   thereafter at  Daldowie  Crematorium at 12.45


then returning to Wood Street for refreshments.



George Dick Funeral

George Dick It is with deep regret that I must inform you of the death at 7.30 a.m. today Monday 13th. October of Most Excellent Companion George Dick P. Z. Partick and St. Rollox Royal Arch Chapters. St Rollox Chapter will deliver a eulogy at their meeting on Wednesday 15th. October. I will advise all Companions of funeral arrangements when details are available. http://www.pgracglasgow.co.uk/george-dick/

It is with deep regret that I must inform you of the death at 7.30 a.m. today Monday 13th. October

of Most Excellent Companion George Dick P. Z. Partick and St. Rollox Royal Arch Chapters.

St Rollox Chapter will deliver a eulogy at their meeting on Wednesday 15th. October.


I will advise all Companions of funeral arrangements when details are available.



George Dick

Wednesday, 10 September 2014

Saturday, 6 September 2014

Lodge Century 8th of September A talk from the Grand Master Mason Bro. Charles I. R. Wolridge Gordon of Esslemont It will include the present and future of the craft. It will take place in the more informal setting of the after meeting harmony. Ample time has been set aside for a question and answer session with the brethren present   Held in Lodge Eastmuir  Hall 1543 Shettleston Road, Shettlestoun G32 9AS   Tiles at  7 PM, there will be the opportunity for later alarms http://www.pgracglasgow.co.uk/lodge-century/

8th of September



A talk from the Grand Master Mason Bro. Charles I. R. Wolridge Gordon of Esslemont


It will include the present and future of the craft.


It will take place in the more informal setting of the after meeting harmony. Ample time has been set aside for a question and answer session with the brethren present


 


Held in Lodge Eastmuir  Hall


1543 Shettleston Road,


Shettlestoun


G32 9AS


 


Tiles at  7 PM, there will be the opportunity for later alarms



Lodge Century

Tuesday, 17 June 2014

Thomas Farquharson Ashley Death Thomas Farquharson Ashley IT is with great sadness  that I report the Death of Past Principal of Plantation R.A.C No259 ASHLEY — THOMAS FARQUHARSON. Peacefully at home, after a long illness, on Thursday, 12th June, 2014. Tommy, beloved husband of the late Sandra, much loved dad of John and Thomas, loving grandad of Alexandra and Thomas. Viewing at Co-operative Funeralcare, 193 Saracen Street on Thursday, 19th June at 11.30am. Funeral service thereafter at Glasgow Crematorium, Tresta Road, commencing at 12 noon. No flowers please, donations to Yorkhill Children’s Charity. http://www.pgracglasgow.co.uk/thomas-farquharson-ashley-death/

Thomas Farquharson Ashley


IT is with great sadness  that I report the Death of Past Principal of Plantation R.A.C No259


ASHLEY — THOMAS FARQUHARSON. Peacefully at home, after a long illness, on Thursday, 12th June, 2014. Tommy, beloved husband of the late Sandra, much loved dad of John and Thomas, loving grandad of Alexandra and Thomas. Viewing at Co-operative Funeralcare, 193 Saracen Street on Thursday, 19th June at 11.30am. Funeral service thereafter at Glasgow Crematorium, Tresta Road, commencing at 12 noon. No flowers please, donations to Yorkhill Children’s Charity.



Thomas Farquharson Ashley Death

Sunday, 27 April 2014

Les Robertson It is with great sadness, that I intimate the Passing of Comp Les Robertson of Glasgow Cryptic Council No 50. His funeral will take place at Daldowie Crematorium on Tuesday 29th April at 12.45pm, and a large turn out of members of the Council would be appreciated.Companion Les was one of the few Companions that continued to support the Council in the days when the future of the Council was shrouded in uncertainty,and although, having never taken the Chair, supported and attended the Council faithfully, until the onset of his recent ill health .Permission has been sought for Royal Arch and Cryptic Regalia to be worn on this occasion. http://www.pgracglasgow.co.uk/les-robertson/

It is with great sadness, that I intimate the Passing of Comp Les Robertson of Glasgow Cryptic Council No 50. His funeral will take place at Daldowie Crematorium on Tuesday 29th April at 12.45pm, and a large turn out of members of the Council would be appreciated.Companion Les was one of the few Companions that continued to support the Council in the days when the future of the Council was shrouded in uncertainty,and although, having never taken the Chair, supported and attended the Council faithfully, until the onset of his recent ill health .Permission has been sought for Royal Arch and Cryptic Regalia to be worn on this occasion.



Les Robertson

Tuesday, 15 April 2014

Royal Arch Regalia Needed Does any Chapter have an old set of the 3 Principals scepters laying around, any gownies with hats etc and also ordinary companion aprons for visitors. (the scepters and aprons are priority) The new chapter starts up on 16th May so time is short any donations would be very much appreciated thanks. Jim Tannock PZ 296. http://www.pgracglasgow.co.uk/royal-arch-regalia-needed/

Does any Chapter have an old set of the 3 Principals scepters laying around, any gownies with hats etc and also ordinary companion aprons for visitors.

(the scepters and aprons are priority)

The new chapter starts up on 16th May so time is short any donations would be very much appreciated thanks.

Jim Tannock PZ 296.



Royal Arch Regalia Needed

Thursday, 10 April 2014

Lodge Century visit by 1st Grand Principal On 12th May 2014 MEC J A Fraser, The first Grand Principal, has kindly accepted an invitation to present a paper at Lodge Century no 1492. The topic of the paper is Lodge Allan Wilson no 851. This lodge was originally founded in the Rhodesia, now Zimbabwe, in 1897. It was named after a gallant Scots soldier who perished there then. The lodge became dormant in the 1980s and was responded in Dornoch Ross-shire as a lodge of research. Any of the companions of the province who are able to come along are sure of a warm Century welcome. We open at 7 PM. in the Masonic Hall 1543 Shettleston Road http://www.pgracglasgow.co.uk/lodge-century-visit-1st-grand-principal/

On 12th May 2014


MEC J A Fraser, The first Grand Principal,

has kindly accepted an invitation to present a paper at Lodge Century no 1492.


The topic of the paper is Lodge Allan Wilson no 851. This lodge was originally founded in the Rhodesia, now Zimbabwe, in 1897. It was named after a gallant Scots soldier who perished there then. The lodge became dormant in the 1980s and was responded in Dornoch Ross-shire as a lodge of research.


Any of the companions of the province who are able to come along are sure of a warm Century welcome.

We open at 7 PM. in the Masonic Hall 1543 Shettleston Road



Lodge Century visit by 1st Grand Principal

Friday, 21 March 2014

Glasgow Cryptic Council No 50 Dear Sir and Companion, You are requested to attend the regular meeting of Glasgow Cryptic Council No 50, on Friday 28th March 2014 at 7.30pm prompt, within the Masonic Hall 262 Smithycroft Rd Glasgow, G32 2QZ Agenda 1  – . Open Council. 2  – . Apologies. 3  – . Obituaries and Sick report. 4  –  .Minutes of Previous Meeting, held on  31st October 2013. 5  – . Correspondence and Accounts. 6  -  .Applications and Ballot. 7  -   Minute of Committee Meeting, held on 9th March 2014. 8  -  .Receive Deputation from P.G.R.A.C of Glasgow. ( Annual Visitation and Report ) 9  -  .Confer Royal Master Degree on Companion Robert McFarlane RAC No 69. 10-   Collection. 10 – .A.O.C.B 11 -. Close Council.     Next regular meeting on Wednesday 30th April 2014 Yours Fraternally   James Orr PTIM Recorder. http://www.pgracglasgow.co.uk/glasgow-cryptic-council-50/



Dear Sir and Companion,


You are requested to attend the regular meeting of Glasgow Cryptic Council No 50, on Friday 28th March 2014 at 7.30pm prompt, within the Masonic Hall 262 Smithycroft Rd Glasgow, G32 2QZ


Agenda


1  – . Open Council.


2  – . Apologies.


3  – . Obituaries and Sick report.


4  –  .Minutes of Previous Meeting, held on  31st October 2013.


5  – . Correspondence and Accounts.


6  -  .Applications and Ballot.


7  -   Minute of Committee Meeting, held on 9th March 2014.


8  -  .Receive Deputation from P.G.R.A.C of Glasgow. ( Annual Visitation and Report )


9  -  .Confer Royal Master Degree on Companion Robert McFarlane RAC No 69.


10-   Collection.


10 – .A.O.C.B


11 -. Close Council.


 


 


Next regular meeting on Wednesday 30th April 2014


Yours Fraternally


 


James Orr PTIM


Recorder.



Glasgow Cryptic Council No 50

Wednesday, 19 February 2014

St John Royal Arch No. 257 At our Regular meeting on Wednesday 12th March St. John Will be having the following The Provincial Visitation and Lecture on the Mark Degree by M.E.C Charles McChesney  Prov. G. Janitor http://www.pgracglasgow.co.uk/st-john-royal-arch-257/

At our Regular meeting on


Wednesday 12th March


St. John Will be having the following


The Provincial Visitation


and


Lecture on the Mark Degree


by


M.E.C Charles McChesney  Prov. G. Janitor



St John Royal Arch No. 257

Special Royal Arch Meeting On Saturday 1st March  a special meeting of  Maryhill Royal Arch Chapter No 296 will be held to conferring the following Royal Arch Degree Affiliation to the Mark     By Maryhill  on 4 brethren Form Prague Excellent Masters By Clydesdale Chapter No 489 on 4 brethren from Prague Royal Arch by St. John Dalmuir No 317 From Dumbartonshire on 4 brethren from Prague and 2 Excellent masters from Maryhill The meeting Starts at 2pm and their will be a harmony afterwards http://www.pgracglasgow.co.uk/special-royal-arch-meeting/

On Saturday 1st March  a special meeting of  Maryhill Royal Arch Chapter No 296


will be held to conferring the following Royal Arch Degree


Affiliation to the Mark


    By Maryhill  on 4 brethren Form Prague


Excellent Masters


By Clydesdale Chapter No 489 on 4 brethren from Prague


Royal Arch


by St. John Dalmuir No 317 From Dumbartonshire


on 4 brethren from Prague and 2 Excellent masters from Maryhill


The meeting Starts at 2pm and their will be a harmony afterwards



Special Royal Arch Meeting

Friday, 14 February 2014

benevolence We are glad to announce that St. Andrew RAC No.69 at their meeting held onthe 11th Feb,2014 that over the last 10 years they have disbursed over £3000.00 from their Benevolent Fund helping the needy & supporting worthwhile causes http://www.pgracglasgow.co.uk/benevolence/

We are glad to announce that St. Andrew RAC No.69

at their meeting held onthe 11th Feb,2014 that over the last 10 years they have disbursed over £3000.00 from their Benevolent Fund helping the needy & supporting worthwhile causes



benevolence