Partick St.Mary's Lodge No.117 Auld Degree
On Saturday 1st June 2019 The Provincial Grand Master James Campbell Peddie attended Partick St.Mary's Lodge No.117 accompanied by Past Provincial Grand Master William Cowell Shepherdson, On the afternoon they witnessed "The Auld Degree" carried out by Lodge Mother Kilwinning No.0
This was a fitting end to the Lodge 250th celebrations which was fully enjoyed by all brethren present.
The Provincial Grand Master sends his Congratulations to all at Partick St.Mary's on a successful afternoon and thanks the brethren for the welcome and hospitality.
Message from Alan Cuthill, Master No.117, Substitute Provincial Grand Master
Sincere thanks to all the Partick St.Mary's Lodge Brethren and visiting Brethren who attended our Special Meeting this afternoon to witness the demonstration of the Auld Degree (1695) in period costume. It was outstanding, educational, entertaining and enlightening and thoroughly enjoyed by all in attendance. Many thanks to Brother James Savage, Master and the team from Mother Kilwinning Lodge No.0. for an excellent afternoon. Likewise to Provincial Grand Master Brother James C Peddie and Brother William C Shepherdson for their support and attendance. A special thank you to Brother Alan Beck Past Master The Prince's Lodge No.607 for his excellent Harmony. Also to Brother Ted McLoughlin Past Master Lodge Kelvin Partick No.1207 for all his hard work in helping the day be so successful and sadly had to miss through illness. Thanks to everyone for their generous donations to assist this Charity Event. A wonderful day to help us celebrate our 250th Anniversary Year. So proud of our Lodge and its Brethren. A very proud and humble Master.
Fraternally Brother Alan Cuthill