Lane's Masonic Records

John Lane's Masonic Records, 1717-1894 is an authoritative listing of all the lodges established by the English Grand Lodges from the foundation of the first Grand Lodge in 1717 up until 1894. Since 2008 the Library and Museum of Freemasonry has been adding lodges that came into existence after 1894 to the database.

Lane's Masonic Records is produced by The Digital Humanities Institute at The University of Sheffield.


Access is available directly from this page by connecting to the Lane's Masonic Records website.


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