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Welcome to De Moulham Lodge

We are one of the forty nine lodges which make up the Province of Dorset. We meet in Swanage, just one of the seventeen meeting venues across the county.

Swanage Masonic Hall
BH19 2AF

We warmly welcome anyone interested in finding out more about Freemasonry and visiting Brethren from other lodges.
The Isle of Purbeck is an area of outstanding beauty and we often have Brethren attending our meetings whilst on holiday or visiting their second homes or caravans.
Feel free to join us.

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DC and WMs Meeting 

The WM and DC are attending the WM and DCs Meeting tonight at Portland Masonic Hall. sure to be an interesting and enjoyable warm evening, but no Football more...

WMs Charity 2018-2019 

Our new WMs chosen charity this year is the NCI : National Coastwatch Institute, local branch at Peveril Point, Swanage.

This voluntary organisation helps keep all those that go on, in, or near the sea safe.

The Raffle at the Installation Meeting raised £270.00 for this worthwhile charity, an excellent start. more...

Installation June 18th 2018 

Our IM Martin performed an excellent Ceremony installing our new WM John into the Chair of King Solomon, last night

It was a most enjoyable evening with lots of lovely visitors and guests from far and wide.

We witnessed a few differences to the norm, which made it all the more interesting and could become a tradition in the Lodge.

At the Festive Board WM John was overcome with emotion, when all the Brethren raised a glass to him after the Master's Song. more...

Lodge Meeting 21st May 2018 

The WM and his team performed a superb Ceremony and raised Bro. Graham to the Sublime Degree of a MM.

WBro John M was declared ME for the forthcoming year and WBro John P was elected Treasurer for the new year.

The WM gave Notice of Motion that at the next regular Meeting he will propose that a sum of money be released by the Trustees to enable the refurbishment of the Masonic Hall to be completed over the Summer break. more...

Lodge Meeting 16th April 2018 

The WM and his team of Officers performed a near perfect 2nd Degree Ceremony and passed Bro Clive Collier.

The IPM WBro John Masters was presented with his 50 Years in Freemasonry Certificate by our Visiting Officer on behalf of the PGM.

The JD WBro Peter Brayshaw celebrated his 90 years birthday, all the Brethren sang a rousing rendition of Happy Birthday to him. more...

Golden Wedding Anniversary. 

Many Ladies, Gentlemen and Brethren, and Friends and Family, helped Les and Jacqui celebrate their Golden Wedding Anniversary at the Masonic Hall, Swanage last night.

Everyone enjoyed good food, good wine, and good company. It was great to see Les and Jacqui, who now reside in France, looking so well.

A good time was had by all, Congratulations Les and Jacqui, it was an excellent night. Hope you enjoyed your day as well. more...

Oceana Cruise 2018 Ladies Event 

The WM, Officers, Brethren and Ladies all safely home after the 2018 WMs Ladies Event cruising the waterways of Bruges aboard the Oceana.

The Brethren arrived home this morning, but there was still a good turnout for Lodge of Instruction this evening. It was a fun night with the IG occupying the WMs Chair and opening and closing in all three Degrees. more...

Lodge Meeting Monday 20th March 2018. 

The weather didn't stop a good attendance of members and visitors to our Lodge Meeting last night.
One word would describe the 2nd Degree Ceremony, excellent. Members, Visitors and our Candidate were most impressed. Well done WM and your team.
The evening ended with an enjoyable Festive Board, during which £200.00 was raised for the WMs Charity by the raffle. more...



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