Constitutional Chapter Nº 294

Fifty Years of Chapter Freemasonry
50 Years a Chapter Freemason

A gathering of Royal Arch Masons met at Trinity Lane Beverley on 15 November 2012, to witness the presentation of 50 year certificate of Royal Arch Masonry at the Constitutional Chapter 294 to Excellent Companion John Burnham Byass (PPGSN). The presentation was made by Excellent Companion Maurice Garmston (PPGSN) representing the Most Excellent Grand Superintendent who remarked upon the great achievement made by Excellent Companion Byass and passed on the personal congratulations of the MEGS.

John who is a local farmer has been a regular attender at the Constitutional Chapter throughout his service and continues to take an active part in the Chapter business, as well as giving wise counsel to members. In his response he remarked on the changes which have taken place over 50 years, with his concerns over reducing numbers receiving a particular mention, along with reminiscences of festive boards with free wine and cigarettes a part of the proceedings and old friends who were particular characters. A pleasant evening was had by all.

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