(by The Newsroom, Peterborough Telegraph, March 29, 2020)
In the Fraternity of Freemasonry there is much to celebrate. Individuals reaching milestones in their own Masonic journey, be it from a time or learning perspective, writes Craig Bunday of Peterborough Freemasons.
On Thursday, March 5, 2020, Fitzwilliam Lodge in Peterborough celebrated the 125th anniversary of its foundation which took place on the 21st of February 1895, and it heralding the beginning of another journey in local history.
The meeting was chosen to mark the lodge’s celebrations as it was the closest meeting to the anniversary. This seemed entirely appropriate as it was also the occasion of an official visit from a past member of the provincial team and local Freemason David Burton. Also, it saw the admission of Dan Jones, the lodge’s latest member.
The special occasion was further marked by a brief historical explanation of the forming of the lodge given by Vince Tindale, lodge secretary. Fitzwilliam Lodge was the second lodge in …