FAMOUS FREEMASONS – BERNARD HENRY SPILSBURY The Real Life Incarnation of the legendary Sherlock Holmes

Portrait of Sir Bernard Spilsbury, taken by Elliott & Fry

Reading Time: 9 minutes If there ever was an incarnation of the legendary Sherlock Holmes, it would undoubtedly be Bernard Henry Spilsbury, the medical detective. He did more for the advancement of forensic medicine than any man in history, particularly in the application of the science in its legal context to the criminal courts of justice. Through a highly … Read more

Famous Members of our Ancient and Honourable Institution

Reading Time: 9 minutes talk is aimed primarily at our younger brethren who have as yet not had time to absorb the immensity of our great Masonic institution. During the ceremony of your initiation you stated that you were prompted to solicit our privileges by a favourable opinion, preconceived, of the Institution, a general desire for knowledge and a sincere wish to render yourself more extensively serviceable to your fellow creatures