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Royal Antediluvian Order of Buffaloes,

Grand Lodge of England

Jersey Province

Sir Walter Raleigh Lodge 7952

Inaugurated 13th March 1948

The Lodge celebrated its 60th Anniversary on Sunday 23rd March 2008, at a luncheon at the Ambassadeur Hotel.

Sir Walter Raleigh 1552-1618

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LATEST NEWS


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The members of the lodge extend a warm and friendly welcome to all visitors, Please visit us for some good old fashioned Buff hospitality..... 

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The Lodge meets Friday evening 19.30

Robin Hood Hotel, Rouge Boullion,, St. Helier

 

Secretary. Bro. Nigel Le Verdier ROH

 

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Current Members of the Lodge

NAME

DEGREE

OFFICE

Bro. Nigel Le Verdier

ROH

City Secretary

Bro. Alan Henry

Kt. elect

Ass.Secretary and Treasurer

Bro. Billy Parker

Bro.

Trustee

Bro. David Brown

Bro.

Trustee

Bro. David J Chatel

ROH

Imm. past Secretary

Bro. Kenneth Pallot
Honorary Member (July 2009)

ROH

Bro. Fredrick Guy
Honorary Member (Jan 2008)

ROH

deceased Oct 2013

Bro. Mick Nicolle

ROH

Bro. John Widdowson

ROH

Bro. Anthony Sorel

ROH

Bro. Mick Skeels

KOM.

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Bro. Harold Hale

ROH

Overseas member

Bro. Peter Linford
Honorary Member

ROH

Overseas member

Bro. Gene Dumoitier

Bro.

Bro. Paul Sorel

CP

New Initiate 2010

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Honorary Membership Presentation to Bro. Ken Pallot ROH 26-07-2009

Presentation of Honorary Membership by Bro. Nigel Le Verdier ROH, to Bro.Kenneth Pallot ROH, PPGP, on Sunday 26th July 2009 at the RAOB Club, with members of the Sir Walter Raleigh Lodge 7952 in attendance

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Honorary Membership Presentation to Bro. Fred Guy 10-02-2008

Presentation of Honorary Membership by Bro. David Chatel ROH PGP 2008, to Bro.Frederick W. Guy ROH, PPGP, on Sunday 10th February 2008 at the Pinewood Nursing Home, with members of the Sir Walter Raleigh Lodge 7952 in attendance

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Members of the Lodge at Montoray Hotel Jan 2008

Members of the lodge at a meeting at the Montoray Hotel, January 2008

Left to Right - Bro. John Widdowson ROH, Bro. William Parker, Bro. Mick Nicolle ROH, Bro. Ken Pallot ROH, Bro. Tony Sorel ROH, Bro. Alan Henry CP, Bro. Nigel Le Verdier ROH, Bro. Mick Skeels KOM, Bro. Dave Chatel ROH, PGP 2008, and Bro. Harold Hale ROH

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Alan Henry Raising 2007

Members of the lodge past and present at the raising to the Second Degree of Bro. Alan Henry CP on Sunday 7th October 2007

(Bro. Alan centre (back) of the rostrum)

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Past Members of the Lodge that we like to remember

NAME

DEGREE

Notes

Bro. Nobby (Michael) Clark

ROH

Deceased

Bro. Christopher Cox

ROH

moved to France

Bro. Dennis Armitage

ROH

Deceased

Bro. Sid Butcher

ROH

Deceased

Bro. Yvon Leon

Bro.

Deceased

Bro. Ernie Brown

Bro.

Deceased

Bro. Joe Morey

ROH

Deceased

Bro. Danny Couglan

Bro.

Deceased

Bro. Peter Rowley

Bro.

Deceased

Bro. David Walsh (Snr)

ROH

Deceased

Bro. Brian Travers

Bro.

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Bro. Ivor Treeby

ROH

Deceased


Sir Walter Raleigh

Biography, Timeline & Facts about the famous explorer, explorations & voyages in the Age of Exploration

Short Biography of the life of Sir Walter Raleigh - Explorer, Poet, Privateer and Courtier

  • Nationality - English

  • Lifespan - 1552 - 1618

  • Family - Father was a farmer, his half brother explorer Sir Humphrey Gilbert. He was also related to Sir Richard Grenville and Sir Francis Drake

  • Education - Oriel College, Oxford

  • Career - Poet, Courtier, Privateer and Explorer

  • Famous for : The  Discovery of Guiana and establishing the Virginia colony of Roanoke Island in 1584

  • Chivalry - He is reputed to have placed his cloak over a puddle in order to prevent Queen Elizabeth I from muddying her shoes

  • Local Interest - From 1600 to 1603, Raleigh was the Governor of the Channel Island of Jersey, and he was responsible for modernizing the defences of the island. He named the new fortress protecting the approaches to Saint Helier Fort Isabella Bellissima, or Elizabeth Castle.

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