Masonic Quarterly Magazine
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United Grand Lodge of England


Editor John Jackson
Editorial Director John Hamill

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Above: Detail of the new fresco at Rochester Cathedral












Contents, Issue 11, October 2004:

Editorial

Elias Ashmole: Masonic Icon

Travel: The magical beauty of Scotland

Honoured: By the Glovers' livery company

The Theatre: Strong links between Craft and stage

Quarterly Communication: Address of the Pro Grand Master and, Report of the Board of General Purposes

Mauritius: Fascinating Masonic history

Rochester Cathedral: Kent Masons' magnificent fresco

Clerkenwell: 25 years of Masonry

Bravery award: One Mason's heroism is honoured

Christmas shopping: What to buy in London's West End

High flight: Helping terminally ill children

Jewels of the Craft: An essential part of Masonry

Library & Museum: John Pine exhibition and Library & Museum Trust report

Masonic education: Events for Masons; Quatuor Coronati Lodge; Mentors for new Masons

Charities: Masons provide emergency aid for flood victims; Charity news; Demelza gives voice

Letters,

Book reviews,

Gardening