The Ancient and Masonic Order of the Scarlet Cord in the British Isles and its Districts and Consistories Overseas

Provincial Grand Senatus of

 West Yorkshire


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August will be the lasr full month before the retirement of Dist Comp John Marrison V as Provincial Grand Summus.

** The Most Distinguished Grand Summus has been pleased to appoint Dist Comp. Alan Paul Kelly Webster, IV, P.A.G.D.C.; Assistant Provincial Grand Summus as Provincial Grand Summus with effect from 17th September 2022. Details of this appointment can be read here.

There are two meetings this month details as below.

  ***Companions (especially DC’s and Primus of Ostiari) are advised  that the 1st Grade ceremony has been revised temporarily to allow for the introduction of those not yet Princes of the OSM the ritual has been issued by the Provincial Recorder asap.This ritual is the only authorised ritual until January 2023 when we will revert to the standard ritual***

The revamped leaflet (March 2021) as seen presented to newly admitted Princes in your Conclaves is now available for download from the Why Join page of this website.

Don’t forget the Meetings Schedule which shows the dates of Consistories and when available will show planned ceremonies of each Consistory. as well as the Calendar which has details of other Consistories as well as Provincial Meetings.

We now have a Facebook Closed Group specifically for members of the Scarlet Cord. To be added to this group please contact either the Provincial Grand Recorder or Right Distinguished Companion Graeme Hutchinson.


Details of the The Annual Meeting of Provincial Grand Senatus for 2022 has been arranged as follows.

This will include the installation of Dist Comp Alan Paul Kelly Webster IV P.A.G.D.C.

As Provincial Grand Summus

Saturday 17th  September 2022

Blenheim House, Batley Field Hill, Batley WF17 0BG

Provincial  Diary

Details of all known Scarlet Cord events can be found on the Calendar. This month these include the following events:

Monday 1st August  Calder Vale Consistory No 19 T.I.  Second & Third Grade

Thursday 4th August South Yorkshire Consistory No. 92  

Installation & First Grade