Our next meeting will see military medal specialist talk about the Victoria Cross

Advance notice for the next meeting on Monday 28 March 2022 at Freemasons’ Hall, London Road, Leicester The Lodge of Research No.2429 is proud to announce that at their next meeting the special guest lecturer will be W. Bro. Mark Smith AGSwdB. Mark is a military museum curator and specialist in military medals. He has appeared … More Our next meeting will see military medal specialist talk about the Victoria Cross

Annual Transactions are published by Lodge of Research for 2020/21

The annual Transactions of the Lodge of Research No.2429 which meets in Leicester have been published. The Lodge of Research Transactions 2020-21 have the following contents: Foreword Editorial List of Officers 2020 – 21 Meetings Historical Note, Membership and Objectives of the Lodge The Place of the Province in Freemasonry by W. Bro. Aubrey N. … More Annual Transactions are published by Lodge of Research for 2020/21

Online talk: The Place of the Province in Regular Freemasonry

Prof Aubrey Newman gave an online talk via Zoom to members of the Lodge of Research No.2429 on the 25th January 2021 on a paper that explored “The Place of the Province in Regular Freemasonry”. The emergence of the Province within the structure of English Freemasonry was to prove one of the most significant features … More Online talk: The Place of the Province in Regular Freemasonry

The Fleeman Papers are published online

When the Loughborough Hoard of Masonic artefacts were discovered behind a panel in the storeroom at Loughborough Masonic Hall in September 2017, they were found to contain many handwritten lectures by Frederick Fleeman, who was Master of Howe and Charnwood Lodge No. 1007 in 1916, Founder and Primus Master of Beacon Lodge No. 5208 in … More The Fleeman Papers are published online

Annual Transactions are published by Lodge of Research for 2019/20

The annual Transactions of the Lodge of Research No.2429 which meets in Leicester have been published. The Lodge of Research Transactions 2019-20 have the following contents: Editorial List of Officers, 2019-2020 Historical Note, Membership and Objectives of the Lodge Lodge Meetings W. Bro. Charles Bennion, Business Entrepreneur, Philanthropist, Justice of The Peace, Town Councillor, Church … More Annual Transactions are published by Lodge of Research for 2019/20

Annual Transactions are published by Lodge of Research for 2018/19

The annual Transactions of the Lodge of Research No.2429 which meets in Leicester have been published. The Lodge of Research Transactions 2018-19 have the following contents: Editorial List of Officers, 2018-2019 Historical Note, Membership and Objectives of the Lodge Lodge Meetings Provincial Grand Treasurers of Leicestershire and Rutland by W. Bro. Ian R. Johnson, P.A.G.D.C.  … More Annual Transactions are published by Lodge of Research for 2018/19

127th Master of Lodge of Research Installed

W.Bro. Ian R. Johnson PAGDC was installed as the 127th Master of the Lodge of Research No.2429 on Monday 26th November 2018 at Freemasons’ Hall in Leicester. At the meeting, the lodge was delighted to welcome the Provincial Junior Grand Warden, W.Bro. Geoffrey Searson as the representative of the Provincial Grand Master. After the installation … More 127th Master of Lodge of Research Installed

Lodge of Research Transactions 2017-18 are published

The annual Transactions of the Lodge of Research No.2429 which meets in Leicester have been published. The Lodge of Research Transactions 2017-18 have the following contents: Editorial List of Officers 2017 – 18 Portrait and Biography of the Master, W. Bro. Alfred E. Sharman, P.J.G.D Historical Note, Membership and Objectives of the Lodge Lodge Meetings … More Lodge of Research Transactions 2017-18 are published

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