Mourne Masonic Lodge No. 696 Annalong.

The Worshipful Master, Wardens and Brethren of Mourne Masonic Lodge No. 696 welcome you to their website.


Lodge 696 is warranted on the roll of the Grand Lodge of Ireland in the Province of Down.


We hope you enjoy your visit here and look forward to you visiting us on a regular basis.



The accompanying Memorial for a Warrant.

The accompanying Memorial for a Warrant was laid before Lodge 144, Lodge No. 142, Lodge 377 at their stated communications held on 26th day of March 1945, 13th day of March 1945 and on the 17th day of April respectively.


When it was resolved that the same be recommended to the favourable consideration of Grand Lodge.

Annalong Fish Night.

The Lodges' October communication plays host to the annual "Annalong Fish Night".


This is a spectacular feast of seafood that is donated by the members of the Lodge. "Annalong Fish Night".


This event has become well renowned in the local Masonic calendar and is looked forward to with great anticipation by members and visitors alike.



Mourne Masonic Lodge No. 696, Annalong, recently opened the refurbished anteroom in memory of R.W.Bro. William Mawhinney, former Assistant Grand Master and long time member of the Lodge. R.W.Bro. Robert McMurray, Provincial Assistant Grand Master of Down, performed the ceremony. W.Bro. Michael Mawhinney was in attendance to represent the family on this historic occasion and spoke of his late father’s many Masonic interests. Also in the photograph shown is V.W.Bro. J I A Davison a lifelong friend of R.W.Bro. Mawhinney.

Ante Room