Potters Bar Lodge

Lodge Number: 8704
Consecration: 13 May 1976
Meeting Place: The Masonic Hall – Radlett
Meeting Dates: 4th Thursday October (Installation)
4th Thursday March
2nd Thursday May
1st Thursday December


The Potters Bar Lodge No. 8704 was consecrated by RW Bro Guy Halsey TD JP at the Radlett Masonic Centre. The intention of the twenty five Founders was to provide a Lodge for the town of Potters Bar. The leading light behind the foundation and the First Master of the Lodge was W. Bro S A Robinson LGR.

The Lodge Badge contains, in addition to the Square and Compasses, a Potters Wheel and a Hart leaping over a five barred gate.

At the Installation Meeting on 24th October 1991, the Lodge Banner presented by W. Bro C H Nethercott, was dedicated by the Provincial Grand Master, RW Bro Godfrey Kent TD. The Lodge was honoured when during its 64th Regular Meeting on 26th March 1992, the Provincial Grand Master held for the first time a Special meeting of Provincial Grand Lodge at which VW Bro Michael B Jones PGSwdB was invested as Deputy Provincial Grand Master, W. Bro John F Burr PJGD ( a Founder of Potters Bar Lodge) was invested as an Assistant Provincial Grand Master and W. Bro R Mecklenburgh PAGDC was appointed as the Provincial Grand Director of Ceremonies.