On Saturday 16 November 2019, Substitute Provincial Grand Master, Brother James McMillan, was in attendance at the Annual Installation of Lodge Galen, No. 1285.

1285 Master Dep and PGL

He was accompanied by Brother Alan Raeburn, Provincial Grand Sword Bearer, and Brother Alf Goldberg who is a member of the Board of Stewards.  The Provincial Deputation witnessed Brother Allan M. Dawson being installed as Master of the Lodge by Brother David Quinn and Brother Gordon McPhee who are both Past Masters of Lodge Galen. The Master's son, Brother Robert Dawson was also installed as Depute Master of the Lodge. 

1285 Master and IM


 1285 Master IPM

1285 Master PGM PGS PGA

The Provincial Grand Master, Brother Andrew Mushet, was also in attendance as he is a Past Master of Lodge Galen and he is pictured above with the Master and fellow Galen Past Masters,  Brother David Quinn (Provincial Grand Secretary) and Brother Frederick G. Quinn (Provincial Grand Almoner).

1285 Master and PGL

The Installing Masters performed their duties to a very high standard and the Deputation then retired before enjoying some harmony with the members of Lodge Galen.

1285 group

1285 Master Wardens and PGL

The Provincial Grand Lodge of Glasgow wish Brother Dawson well for his year in office and congratulate him on being installed as Master of the Lodge.