Lodge Balcarres No.1240

A fantastic night was held at Lodge Balcarres No.1240 on Tuesday 20th February 2018 when on the occasion of R.W.M Bro. Colin McDonald's last meeting before vacating the Chair, he invited his Immediate Past Master Bro. Ian Greig to lead the Lodge Past Masters in working a Fellow Craft Degree. 

After the Degree work was concluded I.P.M Bro. Ian Greig presented Bro. Alexander George Sutherland Past Master with his Diamond Certificate to mark 60 years dedicated service to Lodge Balcarres No.1240 and to Freemasonry in the province of Fife and Kinross. Sandy was initiated into Lodge Balcarres on the 4th of February 1958, served as R.W.M from 1968 - 1970 and again in 2003 - 2004. He is currently the Lodge Chaplain and regularly delivers ritual work in the Lodge. This evening he delivered the final charge as part of the Past Masters Degree.

Sandy is an Honorary Member of Lodge St. Ayles No.95, Lodge St. Adrian No.185 and Lodge Earl Haig No.1240 and the Masters of each of these Lodges were present to witness him receiving his Diamond Certificate. Bro. Bill Rocks W.D.P.G.M congratulated Sandy and paid tribute to him on behalf of the Provincial Grand Lodge of Fife and Kinross.

Photographs provided by Bro. Sandy Mackie P.M Lodge Balcarres No.1240.

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Brethren of Lodge Balcarres No.1240

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Left to Right
Bro. Lawrence Cooper W.S.P.G.M
Bro. Sandy Sutherland P.M
Bro. Bill Rocks W.D.P.G.M

  Diamond Certificate

  Diamond Certificate

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Left to Right
Bro. Gordon Michie P.S.P.G.M
Bro. Sandy Sutherland P.M
Bro. Bob Christie P.P.G.Secy

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Left to Right
Bro. Colin McDonald R.W.M
Bro. Sandy Sutherland P.M
Bro. Bill Rocks W.D.P.G.M
Bro. Ian Grieg I.P.M

  Diamond Certificate