The Influence of Kings on Craft Freemasonry

Reading Time: 27 minutes ‘From time immemorial’ we have been very fortunate in that our Craft has had the support of Royalty. Without that support I doubt that we would be in the same position as we are today, even taking into account our declining numbers. Royalty brought and registered a degree of class, charisma & gentlemanly behaviour to … Read more

Sir Ernest Shackleton (1874 – 1922)

Reading Time: < 1 minute Sir Ernest Shackleton was initiated in Navy Lodge No. 2612, London, on 9th July, 1901,

passed on 2nd November, 1911, and raised on 30th May, 1913

He was also a member of the Guild of Freeman Lodge No. 3525