Provincial Grand Master Bro Stewart J. Quigley

Presides Over Statutory Communication

On Saturday 27th of January 2018, the Right Worshipful Provincial Grand Master Bro Stewart James Quigley presided over the Statutory Communication of Provincial Grand Lodge of Fife and Kinross within Baldridgeburn Community Centre, Dunfermline under the auspices of Lodge Canmore No.1175.

After opening Provincial Grand Lodge the Provincial Grand Master welcomed into the Provincial Grand Lodge Deputations from the Provincial Grand Royal Arch Chapter of Fife and Kinross who were headed by the Grand Superintendent of the Provincial Grand Royal Arch Chapter of Fife and Kinross Most Excellent Companion and Brother Keith Thomas.

Various Sister Provincial Grand Lodges were represented and headed by the Provincial Grand Master of Stirlingshire Bro. Alistair T Marshall. The Deputations from the Sister Provincial Grand Lodges included:

Provincial Grand Lodge of Stirlingshire
Brother Alistair T. Marshall - RWPGM
Brother Marshall William Reid - WSPGW
Brother Reginald Weston - PSPGW
Brother Ian Sharp - PG Dir of Music
Provincial Grand Lodge of East Lothian and Berwickshire
Brother Douglas Fergie – RWPGM
Brother George Donnelly – PPGM
Brother T. Ian Black – DPGM
Brother William A Miller PG SEC
Brother John Starr PG SEN CHAP
Brother Stewart Clark – PG JUN CHAP
Provincial Grand Lodge of Edinburgh
Brother Norman McLeod – RWPGM
Brother Grant A Kavanagh – PG SEC
Provincial Grand Lodge of Linlithgowshire
Brother Robert Scott – IPPGM
Brother George Preston – PPGM
Brother Allan Baker – SUB PGM
Provincial Grand Lodge of Perthshire East
Brother Ian Cameron – DPGM
Brother Andrew Wilson – PG SEC
Brother Bob Crowe – PG SD
Brother Ian Robertson – PG IG
Provincial Grand Lodge of Roxburgh, Peebles and Selkirk Shires
Brother John W Blackie – RWPGM
Brother Andrew E Forsyth – DPGM
Brother Alistair W Little PG SEC

During the course of the communication the Provincial Grand Master invested Past Senior Provincial Grand Warden Bro. Steven Hampshaw with a Past Senior Provincial Grand Warden Breast Jewel and thanked him for his many years of dedicated service to the Province of Fife and Kinross.

Immediate Past Provincial Grand Master Bro. Andrew Paterson presented Bro. Gordon Michie Past Substitute Provincial Grand Master with his breast jewel of office thanking him for the many years of dedicated service he has given to and continues to give to Provincial Grand Lodge.

Three Brethren within the Province of Fife and Kinross had been awarded Honorary Grand Rank by the Grand Master Mason and the Provincial Grand Master Bro Stewart Quigley Presented them  with their Diplomas from the Grand Lodge of Scotland as well as with Neck Collars and jewels of their rank from their own Lodges.

Those Brethren who had been awarded Honorary Grand Rank were:

Bro. George Edward Wilson Past Master of Lodge Randolph No.776 Honorary Grand Architect.

Bro. William Gilmour Past Master of Lodge St. Clair of Balbeggie No.867 Honorary Assistant Grand Secretary

Bro. Daniel Cuthbert Past Master of Lodge King Robert de Bruce No.304 Honorary Grand Marshal

This was also the Annual Installation of the elected Office-Bearers of Provincial Grand Lodge and the Provincial Grand Master carried out the installation of the Office-Bearers for 2018 - 2019 in a very friendly and efficient manner. He also welcomed seven new members who had been elected on to the Provincial Grand Lodge of Fife and Kinross.

Bro. Bill Gilmour Honorary Grand Rank
Bro. Bill Gilmour Honorary Assistant Grand Secretary

 Bro. Danny Cuthbert Honorary Grand Marshal
Bro. Danny Cuthbert Honorary Grand Marshal

 Bro. George Wilson Honorary Grand Architect
Bro. George Wilson Honorary Grand Architect

Bro. Stevie Hampshaw
Bro. Steven Hampshaw PSPGW

Statutory Communication January 2018
Left to Right
Bro. Alistair T. Marshall Right Worshipful Provincial Grand Master Stirlingshire
Bro. Stewart J. Quigley Right Worshipful Provincial Grand Master Fife and Kinross
Bro. Keith H. Thomas Grand Superintendent Provincial Grand Royal Arch Chapter Fife and Kinross

Statutory Communication January 2018
Left to Right
Bro. Danny Cuthbert P.M. Lodge King Robert de Bruce No.304
Bro. Stewart J. Quigley Right Worshipful Provincial Grand Master Fife and Kinross
Bro. Bill Gilmour P.M. Lodge St. Clair of Balbeggie No.867
Bro. George Wilson P.M. Lodge Randolph No.776