Two Lodges meet at The Masonic Hall, Burnham-on-Sea TA8 1NX.
Rural Philanthropic Lodge No 291
Meets at 18:30, except February, on the first Friday
Months – Jan, Feb (Installation 16.45), Mar, Apr, May, Oct, Nov and Dec
Warranted in 1793, the Lodge had been re-numbered on several occasions before receiving its’ current number in 1863. When consecrated, the Lodge originally met at the Highbridge Inn (then in the Parish of Huntspill) as “The Lodge of Philanthropy no 517”. It moved a short distance to The Railway Hotel, Highbridge in 1857, where the Lodge remained until building their own Temple at Burnham on Sea in 1940.
Contact the Lodge Secretary: Ian Evans
Somerset Fairway Lodge No 9251
Meets at 18:30 except November on the first Wednesday
Months – Apr, Jun, Sep and Nov (Installation 17:00). (April, June and September Meetings are usually held at different Somerset Venues)
The Somerset Fairway Lodge, as you may have gathered from it’s name is primarily a golfers Lodge. The April, June and September Meeting Venues vary year on year as they are preceded by a golf competition with a Lodge meeting afterwards at a convenient Masonic Hall in Somerset. All Somerset Fairway golf competitions and meetings are open to any Mason. Contact the Secretary for more details.
Contact the Lodge Secretary: Ian Robertson
Disabled Access: Two steps at entrance – temple, dining room and all facilities on ground floor
Proceed along High Street (which is for most part one-way from N to S) in southerly direction. At southern end 20 yards before junction with Abingdon Street turn right up lane. (opposite Somerset & Dorset Public House) and MH 50 yards on right. Car parking available off Marine Drive and South Esplanade