History

Claudius Lodge No 8700 meets at St Giles Masonic Centre, 5 St John’s Green Colchester. CO2 7EZ. The Lodge meets 5 times a year, 2nd Tuesday February, (Installation), 2nd Tuesday April and October and 1st Tuesday June and December. The normal meeting time is 6.00pm and we aim to finish at 10.00pm. Lodges of Instruction are usually held one week prior to a meeting and other Lodges of Rehearsal are arranged according to the Lodge timetable.

The Lodge was consecrated on the 1st June 1976 and recently celebrated its’ 40th anniversary. The membership is a good mix of age groups and we extend a warm welcome to Initiates and Joining members equally.   

We are the sponsoring Lodge for Abbeygate Chapter No 4219 (Daylight) and are affiliated with Comrades Chapter No 2976, both meeting at Colchester.