First Masonic Lodge in Charlton County

First Masonic Lodge in Charlton County (HM9EF)

Location: Folkston, GA 31537 Charlton County
Country: United States of America

N 30° 47.791', W 82° 2.126'

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Traders Hill Masonic Lodge was established by dispensation March 1, 1854, one month after Charlton County was created. The first return to the Grand Lodge was made in 1855, and showed: the Rev. F.M. Smith, W.M.; R.A. Baker, S.W.; P.W.W. Mattox, J.W.; James B. Baker, James S. Strickland, R.J. McCook and J.J. Moore. The Lodge increased in membership, and was removed to old Centerville about 1870; later it was moved to Folkston, where it is now Folkston Lodge No. 196 F. & A. M.
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HM NumberHM9EF
Series This marker is part of the Georgia: Georgia Historical Society/Commission series
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Marker Number024-3
Year Placed1958
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, September 6th, 2014 at 5:28am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17R E 400939 N 3407509
Decimal Degrees30.79651667, -82.03543333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 30° 47.791', W 82° 2.126'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds30° 47' 47.46" N, 82° 2' 7.56" W
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Area Code(s)912
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 247-249 Okefenokee Pkwy, Folkston GA 31537, US
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