Lodge of Research learns about the Emulation lectures

At the meeting of the Lodge of Research No.2429 at Freemasons’ Hall in Leicester on Monday 26th March 2018, the brethren attending were given a teaser on the three Degrees lectures from a paper presented by W.Bro. John Townsend. The Emulation Lodge of Improvement has been meeting since 1823 and ‘The Lectures of the Three … More Lodge of Research learns about the Emulation lectures

Lodge of Research holds Symposium on 300 years of Freemasonry

The Lodge of Research No.2429 held a Symposium to celebrate ‘Three Hundred Years of Leicestershire Freemasonry’ at their lodge meeting on Monday 22nd January 2018 in Freemasons’ Hall, Leicester. W.Bro. Aubrey Newman OSM PJGD put together four exciting short papers which were delivered by members of the lodge. The Master, W.Bro. Alf Sharman presided over the … More Lodge of Research holds Symposium on 300 years of Freemasonry

Lodge of Research to hold Symposium on 300 years of Leicestershire Freemasonry

At the next regular meeting of the Lodge of Research No.2429 on Monday 22nd January 2018 at 6pm in Leicester we will be holding a mini-symposium to celebrate ‘Three Hundred Years of Leicestershire Freemasonry’:  W.Bro. Aubrey Newman OSM PJGD has put together an exciting number of short papers which will be delivered by members of … More Lodge of Research to hold Symposium on 300 years of Leicestershire Freemasonry

Lodge of Research Transactions 2016-17 are published

The annual Transactions of the Lodge of Research No.2429 which meets in Leicester have been published. The Lodge of Research Transactions 2016-17 have the following contents: Editorial List of Officers 2016-17 Portrait and Biography of the Master V.W.Bro. Canon Michael Wilson, GChap. Historical Note, Membership and Objectives of the Lodge Lodge Meetings “Have You Anything … More Lodge of Research Transactions 2016-17 are published

Lecture given at Lodge of Research on the Dedication of Foundation and Memorial Stones by Freemasons in Leicestershire

At the meeting of Lodge of Research No.2429 held on the 23rd January 2017 at Freemasons’ Hall, Leicester, W.Bro. Andrew Green delivered a lecture on the instances where Freemasons of Leicestershire and Rutland assisted in the laying of foundation stones of new buildings. W.Bro. Andy Green said: “Such dedications has been a personal curiosity of … More Lecture given at Lodge of Research on the Dedication of Foundation and Memorial Stones by Freemasons in Leicestershire

Grand Chaplain is Installed as Master of Lodge of Research

At the Installation meeting of the Leicester-based Lodge of Research No.2429 on Monday 28th November 2016, the Grand Chaplain, V.W.Bro. the Rev. Canon Michael C. Wilson was Installed as the 125th Master of the Lodge. V.W.Bro. the Rev. Canon Michael Wilson was Initiated into Freemasonry on 17th January 1974 and then passed and raised in … More Grand Chaplain is Installed as Master of Lodge of Research

Lodge of Research Transactions 2015-16 are published

The annual Transactions of the Lodge of Research No.2429 which meets in Leicester have been published today. The Lodge of Research Transactions 2015-16 have the following contents: Editorial List of Officers 2015- 2016 Portrait and Biography of the Master W. Bro. David M Sharpe, PPGSuptWks Historical Note, Membership and Objectives of the Lodge Lodge Meetings … More Lodge of Research Transactions 2015-16 are published

Jewels of special Masonic interest are given to the Provincial Museum at Leicester

After W.Bro. James Noel Pitts, Howe and Charnwood Lodge No.1007, and Lodge of Science and Art, No.8429, died in June 2013 his family asked the Almoner of Howe and Charnwood, W.Bro. Ray Hardy, to dispose of his Masonic regalia and deal with some Masonic curios. W.Bro. Ray faithfully returned regalia to the lodges of which W.Bro. Jim … More Jewels of special Masonic interest are given to the Provincial Museum at Leicester

Lodge of Research hosts 2015 Prestonian Lecturer

At the meeting of the Lodge of Research No.2429, held on 25th January 2016 at Freemasons’ Hall, Leicester, the lodge welcomed the Prestonian Lecturer for 2015, W.Bro. Roger Burt, who delivered his lecture, “Masonry, Migrants and Mariners in the 19th Century”. This lecture was a further development of his original lecture, ‘Wherever Dispersed: The Travelling Mason … More Lodge of Research hosts 2015 Prestonian Lecturer