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.



  Worshipful Master W. Bro. Isaac Hamilton
  Senior Warden W. Bro. F.J. Charleton
  Junior Warden W. Bro. W.J. Caren
  Treasurer W. Bro. W.J. Caren
  Secretary   Bro. John A. Monaghan
  Director of Ceremonies W. Bro. Charles Lutton
  Assistant Director of Ceremonies W. Bro. W.J. Thornton
  Chaplain   Bro. Rev. T.H. Lyons
  Senior Deacon   Bro. Alex. Robinson
  Junior Deacon   Bro. Samuel J. Shields
  Inner Guard   Bro. Jas. McCormick
  Tyler   Bro. Adam Gordon
  Organist   Bro. John H. Adamson
  Newry District Comm of Inspection   Bro. John A. Monaghan
  Newry District Charity Committee W. Bro. Issac Hamilton
      Bro. John A. Monaghan
  Lodge Auditors W. Bros. R. Hadnett & Archie Gibson
  Officers 1945