Lodge of St John, Perth, Western Australia ca. 1870-1880By Remembering the Past Australia / March 11, 2022 / Australia / 0 Comments
Perth, Western Australia, Australia
This image is part of the Colonial Office photographic collection held at The National Archives UK.
Designed by Richard Jewell, the Lodge of St John No. 721 EC was the first Masonic hall in Western Australia.
The foundation stone was laid in Hay Street, Perth in 1866. The lodge was dedicated by the Worshipful Master, W. Bro. Frederick Palgrave Barlee (Colonial Secretary in Western Australia 1855 – 77) on 1 May 1867.
Showing the Lodge of St John, Perth, Western Australia. Original photo ca. 1870-1880.
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