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Clippings

All photographs and cuttings are © of the various publications. Some items are repeated as they are held as anniversaries of events.

Newspaper Cuttings, Photographs and Ephemera

Unknown - Melbourne Place

1859 - Consecration of the Lodge

1866 - Presentation of clock to David Young

1880 - Laurence Kilgour Thallon, Founder Master of the Lodge dies

1883 - Festival of St. John Toast List

1909 - 50th Anniversary Toast List

1919 - Summons 

1922 - Poetry from the Burns Night

1924 - Burns Night Programme

1940 - Poetry on Lodge Caledonian's Harmony Board

1957 - Meeting held at sea on the Cruise Ship "Iberia" 

1968 - Secret Societies Act Certificate

1969 - Past Master's Degree gets a mention and a mathematician adds up the combined years of service! 

           392's Burns Orators mentioned in Masonic Notes

1970 - First Ever Past Master's Reunion

1972 - Lodge summons  Receipt for fees  Acceptance as a lodge member

1974 - Work in progress during the hall alterations

1978 - Willie Buckner Installs Laurence Buckner   Lodge Caledonian wins the McIver Golf Trophy!

1979 - Annual Ball - Maybury Roadhouse

1980 - Annual Ball - Maybury Roadhouse   Memorial service for Laurence Kilgour Thallon

1981 - Installation ticket   Barry Vickers Installation notice

1982 - McIver Trophy Presentation   Make your mind up time for the Travel Club   McIver presentation

            More travel plans   Plans for the McIver Golf Trophy presentation   Travel plans  

            Social Night to raise funds for 125th      The Lodge wins the McIver Golf Trophy once again!  

            McIver Fever!   Charity Night in aid of St Columba's Hospice   Panic! Some things are sent to try us

            Grand Lodge Ticket   Schedule of Meetings for 1982

1983 - Crystal ware presentation to Barry Vickers   Notice of Robert Shennan's Installation  

             Publicity for the 125th Anniversary of the Lodge

1984 - Installation Ticket for 1984-85. Robert McKie   Robert Shennan's last Meeting as RWM  

            Jimmy Campbell and Andrew Montgomery in finals of the McIver Trophy  

            Jimmy Campbell and Andrew Montgomery lose out and come in second, but very well done!

            Presentation of Charity Cheques   Church Service in Murrayfield Parish Church  

            125th Celebrations - Celebration Ball   125th Celebrations - Dedication in Freemason's Hall

            Lodge Caledonian Bowling Club resurrected   Schedule for Overseas Visitors  

            Plans for 125th Celebrations   Schedule of Meetings

1986 - Intimation of change of date of Installation   Master Elect has accident, Installation postponed

1987 - Past Masters Dinner   Top Table at that event. (With other guests in the background)

            Charity Concert at Usher Hall    Annual Ball Ticket. Westfield Suite

1988 - Bob Aikman to be Installed as RWM   Presentation of Bowling Club trophies  

           Honorary Memberships, 50 Year Diplomas, proposed Canada trip

2005 - Arthur Symington celebrates his 60th year of membership of the Lodge