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Most Eminent and Supreme Grand Master visit to Chennai India

The Grand Master Paul Raymond Clement presided over the Reponement of the Observance Preceptory No. 111 on the 7th of August 2018. With active Grand officers and the Grand Masters Body Guard.


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The Reponement Ceremony is used to re consecrate¬† a closed Preceptory which previously handed its warrant into Great Priory in 1888. The Grand Master conducted the ceremony using the consecrating vessels containing wine ,oil and corn. The consecrating ornaments were bought from Mark Mason’s hall.

The Grand Master Paul Raymond Clement presenting the new warrant to the Eminent Preceptor of the Observance Preceptory No. 111.












The Grand Master Body Guard on duty in Chennai India. The following evening the Grand Masters Body Guard conducted the ceremony of Installation of a Knight at the first meeting of the Observance Preceptory No. 111. Installing 8 Knights into the order.

Left to Right

Brian Ludford, Roger Thompson, Dennis Dean, Richard Bedells, John Lemm,
Stuart Morgan.

Knights of the Observance Preceptory No111 with their new Honorary Members.

Eminent Knight Dean proposing a Toast to All Knights Templar wheresoever dispersed over the face of earth or water.

The Knights of the Observance Preceptory  responding to that Toast.






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