Monthly Archives: September 2016

What is a Masonic Vesta.

Vesta boxes were small portable boxes, made in a great variety of forms with snap shut covers to contain Vestas ( short matches ) and keep them dry. The name Vesta comes from the name of the Roman Goddess of … Continue reading

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Culture Night 2016.

Some 38 regions throughout the island of Ireland ( check www.culturenight.ie ) will take part in the annual Culture Night celebrations throughout the Island of Ireland tonight. Locations as far apart as Armagh to Wicklow, Cork to Londonderry and Dublin … Continue reading

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European Masonic Open Day in Holywood.

Our Brethren in Holywood burned the midnight oil and prepared an interesting and scripted visit to entertain and inform their many visitors on Saturday past. The Hall is currently home to some 13 Lodges including 146 Wallace, 168 Ionic, 381 … Continue reading

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