At the December meeting of the Admiral Beatty Lodge of Royal Ark Mariners No.594, held at the Masonic Hall, Mill Road, Wellingborough, WBro. Stanley Wilford RAMGR, was presented with his 60 Year Royal Ark Mariner Certificate by the Deputy Provincial Granfd Master, WBro. Brian Ennever.
WBro. Ennever gave a short account of WBro. Stanley's long service to Admiral Beatty Lodge and to Royal Ark Masonry:-
Elevated into Admiral Beatty Lodge on 10th December 1953, Worshipful Commander 1960, and received his Royal Ark Mariner Grand Rank in 1973.
WBro. Ennever commented on WBro. Stanley's phenomenal attendance record in the Lodge and that he epitomised what Freemasonry is all about.He also noted that the 60 Year Mark Masonry Certificate which WBro. Wilford was presented with in September 2013, was framed and hanging in pride of place in the Lodge Ante-room.
The Worshipful Commander,WBro. David Braund then presented WBro. Wilford with an engraved Whisky tumbler on behalf of Admiral Beatty Lodge.
WBro. Wilford then thanked the Deputy Provincial Grand Master for presenting the certificate and the members of Admiral Beatty Lodge for the whisky Glass.
The photos show WBro.Stanley Wilford and WBro.Brian Ennever Deputy Provincial Grand Master and WBro. David Braund,Commander of Admiral Beatty RAM Lodge.