Fonds SO 9 - Freemasons' records: Union Lodge (No. 52), Norwich

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SO 9


Freemasons' records: Union Lodge (No. 52), Norwich


  • 1806-1956 (Creation)

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34 pieces

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The Royal George Chapter (established in 1788) was attached to the Lodge; for records of the Chapter see SO 9/14 and list SO 200.

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Received by the Norfolk Record Office on 7 March 1973 (MS 21576).

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Includes minutes of the Union Lodge, declaration books, attendance registers, presence and signature books, registers of members, cash books, ledgers and bylaws. Also includes the minutes of the Royal George Chapter Lodge (No 61) and a, register of admissions to the Mark Masonry Lodge (No 68).

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Documents dating from after December 1920 can only be consulted with written permission from the Union Lodge, to whom requests for photocopies of whole volumes or permission to publish must be referred.

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