"The Gavel" has got 28/49 Lodges on its '49ers
Passport' since it started its travels around the Province.
RWM Colin Davie relieves RWM Chick Nicoll off the Gavel almost
a year to the day since Lodge Balgonie last claimed it from
The Travelling Gavel makes its way to Lodge Balgonie for the
3rd time in its history.
Left to Right: Bro Bill Robertson PM, Bro Davie Martin, Bro Ian
Stevenon, WSW Davie Shearer, RWM Chick Nicoll (304), RWM Colin
Bro Stewart Quigley PM, Bro Jock Shearer & Bro Alec Craig
.....and what a night it was! Past Master Alec Craig was so
happy with the Gavel coming back to the Lodge that his
made a rare appearence as he bought a round for the boys!
Thomson Inglis PM 1260 "I've been waiting for this moment
since we retired!"