RWM Bro. Peter J Brown

 

 

 

Annual Installation 2016

The Annual Installation was held on 3 December 2016. RWM Bro. Peter Brown and his Office-bearers were installed in to Office by Bros. Ian Davidson, Gavin Barrie and David Rae all PMs of 135.

 

Annual Installation 2015

The annual Installation was held on 5 December 2015. RWM Bro. Graham McCrone and his Office-bearers were installed in to Office by Bros. Daniel Baird, David Rae and William Lindsay, all PMs of 135.

 

Annual Installation 2014

On Saturday 6 Dec Bro. Tom MacLeod was installed along with the Office-bearers by PMs Bro. Colin McCormick, Bro. Colin Ritchie and Bro. Ian Taylor.
PM Bro. Gavin Barrie was the Toastmaster for the evening who kept everyone on their toes with his sharp wit, keen observation and good order. Speeches included a very fine tribute paid Bro. Torben Helmund, one of our honorary member from Lodge Tuta Vallis No.520 in Denmark .
The Brethren enjoyed a good meal and some excellent toasts. A fine evening was had by all at the conclusion of which the Brethren joined hands and sang Auld Lang Syne.

 

Annual Installation 2013

On Saturday 7 Dec Bro. Samuel Reid Duffy was installed along with the Office-bearers by PMs Bro. Colin Ritchie, Bro. Gavin Barrie and Bro. David Rae.
PM Bro. John Shirkie was the Toastmaster for the evening who in his own inimitable manner kept everyone entertained with many stories. Speeches included a very fine toast to the Grand and Provincial Grand Lodge by WSW Bro. Graham McCrone to which SPGM Bro. Jim Bell replied.
The Brethren sat down for the meal and enjoyed some excellent toasts. A fine evening was had by all at the conclusion of which the brethren joined hands and sang Auld Lang Syne.

 

Annual Installation 2012

On Saturday 1 Dec Bro. Ian Davidson was installed along with the Office-bearers by PMs Bro. Jim Davidson, Bro. Gavin Barrie and Bro. John Shirkie.
Treasurer Bro. Billy Crawford was the Toastmaster for the evening which included a very fine toast to the Grand and Provincial Grand Lodge by WSW Bro. Tom MacLeod to which SPGM Bro. Sam Peden replied. WJW Bro. Graham McCrone proposed a toast to the Visitors with The RWM's blood brother Kevin replying.
84 Brethren sat down for the meal and enjoyed some excellent toasts. PM Bro. Stuart Blackburn of Lodge St Barchan No.156 toasted 135 whilst Bro. Willie Gamble also of 156, provided some excellent entertainment. IPM Bro. Ian Taylor presented the RWM with a print of Ayr's auld brig. A fine evening was had by all at the conclusion of which the brethren joined hands and sang Auld Lang Syne.

Annual Installation 2011

Saturday 3 December 2011 saw Bro. Ian Taylor installed as Right Worshipful Master in Lodge St James. He was installed by Bros. Colin McCormick, Colin Ritchie and Bobby Ross, all Past Masters of 135.
At the following dinner, Bro. Gavin Barrie PM took on the role of Toast Master for the evening which he did with his own dry wit and wicked sense of humour. SD Bro. Graham McCrone toasted the Grand Lodge of Scotland and the Provincial Grand Lodge of Ayrshire in a fine manner. Depute Provincial Grand Master Bro. Robert Little replied.
74 Brethren sat down for the meal and enjoyed some excellent toasts. Bro. Tom MacLeod WJW toasted the visitors. PM William Gibson of Lodge 125 replied in a most complimentary manner. PM Bro. Duncan Stanners of Lodge Neptune Kilwinning No.442 gave an excellent and humorous toast to 135 which was appreciated by all Brethren in attendance. A fine evening was had by all at the conclusion of which the brethren joined hands and sang Auld Lang Syne.

Annual Installation 2009

Saturday 5 December 2009 saw Bro. William Lindsay installed as Right Worshipful Master in Lodge St James. He was installed by Bros. Charles McAusland,Gavin Barrie and Jim Hunter, all Past Masters of 135.
At the following dinner, Bro. John Shirkie PM took on the role of Toast Master for the evening which he did very humorously and in his own inimitable fashion. WSW Bro. Ian Taylor toasted the Grand Lodge of Scotland and the Provincial Grand Lodge of Ayrshire in a fine manner. Past Provincial Substitute Grand Master Bro. Archie Patrick eventually got the chance to reply once Bro. Shirkie gave him a suitable introduction.
Around 75 Brethren sat down for the meal and enjoyed some excellent toasts. Bro. Ian Davidson WJW, toasted the visitors, in particular RWM Bro. Milton Fleming of 230 who was replying. RWM Fleming replied making reference to the Davidson brothers now affectionately christened John and Edward. RWM Bro. Colin Cruickshanks of Lodge Coila St Andrew No. 1334 gave an excellent toast to 135 which was appreciated by all Brethren in attendance. A fine evening was had by all at the conclusion of which the brethren joined hands and sang Auld Lang Syne.

 

Annual Installation 2008

Saturday 6 December 2008 saw Bro. Duncan Fenwick installed as Master in Lodge St James. He was installed by Bros. Brian Hyslop, Charles McAusland and Joe Doolan, all Past Masters of 135.
RWM Duncan Stewart Fenwick
At the following dinner, Bro. Danny Baird PM took on the role of Toast Master for the evening which he did very humorously. The Lodge was delighted to have WJW Bro Liam stewart of Lodge St Peter No. 331 in attendance who played some tunes on the organ and gave musical accompaniment to the Artistes. WSW Bro. Jim Davidson toasted the Grand Lodge of Scotland and the Provincial Grand Lodge of Ayrshire in a fine manner. Provincial Grand Secretary, Bro. Robert Stewart replied suitably.
Danny Baird PM
WJW Liam Stewart 331
WSW Jim Davidson
Around 70 Brethren sat down for the meal and enjoyed some excellent toasts. Bro. Gavin Barrie PM, toasted the visitors in spite of the heckling of Bro. Jim Bell PM 1060. Gavin was equal to the task and eventually silenced him with some barbed wit. PM Jim Smillie of Lodge Coila St Andrew replied suitably. Brother Iain Gemmell of Lodge St James Newton-upon-Ayr No.125 gave an excellent toast to 135 which was appreciated by all Brethren in attendance.

 


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