Lodge St. John No. 187, Carluke.

Lodge Pictures


     Annual visit to Lodge Kilmolymock No. 45, Elgin - January 2017.

Elign Group 2017
      Some of the Carluke brethren with the newly installed R.W.M.
                              Bro. Christopher MacPherson.

Elgin Install Masters 2017
                            The installing Masters, L-R:-
Bros. Robert Clark P.M. Lodge St. Margarets Hope No. 1184, Rosyth,
              John McConkey R.W.M. - 1184, Ian Grieve P.M. - 187,
            Kenny Forbes P.M. - 187, and David Bernard P.M. 1184.

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               Christmas Bingo Session 2016 - Waiting for the "eyes down".
                               Two of the Monday night regulars'

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Ready to hit the road - Annual visit to North Wales - September 2016. 



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Function Hall refurbishment - August/September 2016.


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Decorating complete, carpet cleaned and new tables and chairs in place. Job well done!!

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Lord Lamington Bowling Competition - August 2016.

Unfortunately TEAM A could not emulate the success of the Lodge team winning this event in 2015.

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It was regretable that TEAM B could not participate, since a team member pulled out at the last minute, hence the sad picture below.

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Carluke members travelled to Rhyl on 14th May 2016 to join the 25th Anniversary celebrations since Consecration of Old Ruthinian Lodge No. 9399 in the province of North Wales.

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Sponsored Charity Climb - May 2016

Lodge members and friends celebrate reaching the top of Tinto. Proceeds will be donated to Lanarkshire Cancer Care Trust.

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Cheque presentation, for the sum of £2,337, being made to Mr George McGregor,  from Lanarkshire Cancer Care Trust, outside the Temple.

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Visit by Bro. Ian Grieve P.M. and Bro. Tom Reid, Treasurer to Lodge of Sincerity No. 428, Northwich - May 2016.


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A special meeting was held on Wednesday 4th May 2016 to celebrate 50 years in Masonary by Bro. Walton Bowyer PPr.SGW. - seated in the centre of the above picture.


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Annual visit to Lodge Kilmolymock No. 45, Elgin - January 2016

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Twelve Lodge members who made the trip to Elgin with Bro. Christopher Andrew MacPherson, the newly installed Right Worshipful Master.

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Winners of the Lord Lamington Bowling Competition - 2015.

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The proud 187 winners of this years trophy, hosted by Carnwath Bowling Club.

From left to right Bro. Robin Jardine - Almoner, Bro. Sammy Blair - P.M. and Bro. Tom Reid - Treasurer.

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187 Brethren Visit Lodge Pelican No. 1750, Barbados - June 2015

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187 Brethren at the June 2015 Grand Lodge Commmunication Meeting

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Annual visit to Lodge Kilmolymock No. 45, Elgin - January 2015.

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Eleven Lodge members who made the trip to Elgin, with Bro. Alistair Samuel Riddell, newly installed Right Worshipful Master. The installation ceremony was performed by four past masters from Lodge 187, namely Bro. Ian Grieve, Bro. Robert Donnelly, Bro. Kenneth Forbes and Bro. Gerry French.

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German Visitors - April 2014

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Six visitors from Hannover with 187 brethren in the Temple. Horst Jonigkeit, member of the Bundesdirektorium of Große National-Mutterloge ‘Zu den drei Weltkugeln’, VII°;Helmut Brandes, Wachthabender& MM,VII°; Helmut Bechem, past Senior Warden&MM, VII°;Dietrich Kokemüller, MM&dep.RWM, VII°; (Dr.) Hans-Joachim Fricke, MM, III°, Bernd Menke, MM&RWM, V° ) all in Johannisloge ‘Wilhelm zur deutschen Treue’ R.Y. Hannover.
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Easter Coffee Morning - April 2014.

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In-house Health & Safety Executives testing the bouncy castle to ensure that it fully complies with current regulations.
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Annual visit to Kilmolymock No. 45, Elgin - January 2014.

 
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  Left to Right-
 Bro. Tom Thompson, 187. - Bro. Tom Reid,187.
 The newly installed R.W.M. Bro. Alistair S. Riddell.
 Bro. James Bridges, P.M.187. - Bro. Ian Grieve, P.M.187.


 
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 Left to Right_
Bro. David Robertson, P.M. 45. - Bro.Tom Thompson, 187. - Bro.Tom Reid,187.          
The newly installed R.W.M. Bro. Alistair S. Riddell.
Bro. James Bridges, P.M. 187. - Bro. Ian Grieve P.M.187.
Bro. Allan Lawrence, P.G.M. of Moray & Nairn.
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Annual Installation - December 2013.

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L - R - R.W.I.M. Robert S. M. Donnelly, P.M. - R.W.M. James D.Atkinson R.W.I.M. Alexander P. Brown, P.M. - R.W.I.M Ian J. W. Grieve, P.M.
Formal pictures can be viewed by clicking here.
Pictures taken during The Festival of St. John can be viewed within the members zone by clicking here.
 
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Christmas Coffee Morning - December2013.

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Who said Christmas was only a "kids" thing???

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Annual visit to Old Ruthinian, North Wales - October 2013.

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May 2013 - Eddie Wright visit to Germany.
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The first two pictures were taken outside Lodge Wittekind in Minden when Eddie attended a Johannesfest (St. John's Day). The other three are taken at an Installation and Johannesfest at Lodge Zur Deutchen Treue in Hanover.

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Lodge Annual Bowling Day - August 2013.
 
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Annual Installation - 22nd December 2012.

Formal pictures can be viewed by clicking here.
 
Pictures taken during The Festival of St. John can be viewed within the members zone by clicking here.
 
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15th December 2012 - St. Servanus No. 771, Alva - Installation.

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R.W.I.M. Bro. Russell Mc Kendrick P.M., R.W.M. Bro. Ian Stanners and R.W.I.M. Bro. Ian Grieve P.M. -  Lodge St. John No. 187.

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Annual visit to Old Ruthinian, North Wales - October 2012

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September 15th, 2012 - Centenary Celebrations

Rededication Ceremony of Newlands Masonic Temple.

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Grand Lodge and Provincial Grand Lodge of Lanarkshire Upper Ward attendees.
 
 
 
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Grand Lodge and Provincial Grand Lodge of Lanarkshire Upper Ward and Lodge St. John No. 187 office bearers present on the day.

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April 2012
 
PGL OF LANARKSHIRE UPPER WARD - ANNUAL GOLF TOURNAMENT
SUNDAY 29th APRIL 2012 -  BIGGAR GOLF CLUB.
 
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187 Brethren were amongst the prize winners: 

HANDICAP TROPHY  

Winner:  Bro Alex Jackson

Runner up:  Bro Johnny Brown

 STAPLEFORD SHIELD 

Winner: Bro James Bridges

Runner up: Bro Alex Jackson

 WOODEN SPOON 

Bro Sammy Blair 

NEAREST THE HOLE 

Bro Alex Jackson

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 Bro Ian Weir receiving his 50 year diploma from the RWM Philip Oliver Smith
 
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March Ball 2012
 
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Annual Visit to Lodge Kilmolymock No. 45, Elgin - January 2012.
 
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Four brethren, Bros Fraser Lyle PM, Kenny Forbes PM, Ian Grieve PM and Tom Reid attended the installation ceremony of Bro. Alistair John McCook on 14th January 2012.
 
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Carluke brethren were honoured to be invited to be part of the "official" Kilmolymock picture.
 
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Visit to Lodge Farmers No. 1000, Newton Ards, Co. Down, N. Ireland -  January 2012.
 
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Six brethren Bros John Callan. David Callan, Robin Clark, Tom Thomson, George Laird and Don Black attended the installation ceremony of Bro. Alfie McKee on 13th January 2012, in their bicentenary year.
 
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Annual installation of Lodge Office Bearers, December 2011.
 
                       Right Worshipful Master Philip Oliver Smith
 
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Annual Visit to  Old Ruthinian North Wales - October 2011
 
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Freemasonary Afloat September 2011
                                                                                                                                
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Bro. Donald Lamb attended a Masonic Charity Cocktail Party  on the Azura hosted by Captain Keith Dowds. 187 members will also be able to pick out Bro. Graham Gilchrist R.W.S.P.G.M. of Moray & Nairn and Almoner of Lodge Kilmolymock No. 45 Elgin.
 
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Annual Bowling Tournament - August 2011.

The ‘John McLean’ Trophy, was won by Robert Boyd, Skip, Ronnie Callan, Second and James Martin, Lead.

 

 

 

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              Presentation of the trophy by R.W.M. Bro. Philip O.Smith

 


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A Charity Fund Raiser Party Night in Aid of Ward B7 within the Beatson Hospital West of Scotland Cancer Centre, was held on Friday 3rd June 2011, within the Lodge Function Hall. This very successful evening was organised by Bobby Cleland I.P.M. who has been receiving treatment throughout the past year in Ward B7. The sum raised, to date, is £2,900.

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Bro. Robert Cleland presenting a cheque to the ward sister.

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Provincial Grand Lodge of Lanarkshire, Upper Ward Annual Golf Outing - May 2011.187 Brethren were amongst the prize winners:

 
 
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Bro. Ronnie Christie won the Stableford Competition Shield and a bottle of Maccallan.
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Bro. Sammy Blair P.M. won the booby prize, three golf balls and a pack of tees.

Prizes were presented, on the day, by Alex Brown, Substitute Provincial Grand Master.
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Members in attendance.
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Annual March Ball - 2011
The March being assembled to be led by the R.W.M.
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Pictures, taken throughout the evening, are now available within the Members Picture Zone.
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Visit to Lodge Lockart St. John No 248 Carnwath, Installation, Jan 2011
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Visit to Lodge Kilmolymock No. 45 Elgin, Annual Installation, Jan 2011
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187 Annual Installation - December 2010

The Right Worshipful Master . Philip O. Smith

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with his Depute and Substitute Masters:
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Bro. Ian J. W. Grieve P.M. Bro. Fraser J.D. Lyle P.M.
 
with his Installing Masters:
 
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Bro. Robert S. M. Donnelly P.M. Bro. Samuel Blair P.M.
with his Wardens:

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Bro. Kenneth R. Forbes P.M. Bro. Raymond Gallagher.
with the Treasurer and Secretary:
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Bro. James B. C. Bridges P.M Bro. Alexander P. Brown P.M.

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Special Meeting, 26 November 2010 - Past Masters Degree
The Lodge Past Masters in Attendance
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A Time for Celebration
Past Masters George H. Campbell and James F. Brown with their service diplomas for 50 and 40 years respectively. These were presented by Bro. Alexander G. Thomson, Depute Provincial Grand Master and Fraser J.D. Lyle, Immediate Past Master.
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Annual Visit to Wales - October 2010
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Monday Bingo Night - August 2010
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187 March Ball 2010
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Alva Ball - March 2010
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Elgin Installation Visit - January 2010
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Welsh Visit 2008
Brethen from 187 with friends from Old Ruthinian No. 9399 (EC).
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