Society which exists to perpetuate a memorial of the practices of operative Free Masons existing prior to modern speculative
of the Society is restricted to those who are Master Masons, Mark Master Masons and Holy Royal Arch Companions in good standing.
Society is open only to Freemasons who are in good standing with or are members of a Craft Lodge, a Royal Arch Chapter and
a Mark Master Masons' Lodge.
regalia is minimal and consists of a blue cord or blue collarette from which is suspended the badge of the member's grade.
are simply exchanged as progression is made.
members wear the distinctive Society tie.
Lest we Forget!
Society has ordinarily generated considerable loyalty and affection among its members and, in addition to the merits of its
ceremonies and practices, one reason is that the Society fills a notable gap in the masonic structure.
masons are happy to trace their origins to the practices of the ancient stone masons, but many then tend to forget all about
Operatives exist to ensure that we do not all forget!