Ancient and Accepted Scottish Rite of Freemansonry

Ancient and Accepted Scottish Rite of Freemansonry (HM390)

Location: Savannah, GA 31401 Chatham County
Country: United States of America

N 32° 4.408', W 81° 5.649'

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Savannah, Georgia

The Scottish rite of freemasonry was introduced into Georgia in 1792 by the brother Abraham Jacobs. The first degrees of the rite of perfection to be communicated in Savannah were on April 17,1796, when Jacobs conferred the degrees on James Clark, past master, Solomon's lodge NO. 1. F. & A. M.

At Charleston, S. C., On May 31, 1801, the supreme council. 33?, (mother council of the world) of the A. & A. S. R., S. J., U. S. A., was established.

On December 4, 1802, the supreme council, at Charleston issued a charter for the recently organized lodge of the perfection, 4?—-14?, at Savannah. Georgia, and It`s was delivered in Savannah on December 30, 1802. Extant records indicate beyond reasonable doubt that this was the first such charter issued outside of Charleston.

Authorized and placed in 1969

Luther A. Smith. 33?
Sovereign Grand Commander

John Fulton, 33?
Sovereign Grand Inspector General

The Supreme Council. 33?, A. & A. S. R., S. J., U. S. A.
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HM NumberHM390
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Year Placed1969
Placed ByThe Supreme Council. 33?, A. & A. S. R., S. J., U. S. A
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, September 22nd, 2014 at 5:29am PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 491114 N 3548582
Decimal Degrees32.07346667, -81.09415000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 32° 4.408', W 81° 5.649'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds32° 4' 24.48" N, 81° 5' 38.94" W
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Area Code(s)478, 912
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 5 W Charlton St, Savannah GA 31401, US
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