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Providence in Providence County, Rhode Island — The American Northeast (New England)
 

The Grand Lodge of Rhode Island

1797 1853

 
 
The Grand Lodge of Rhode Island Marker image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, July 15, 2014
1. The Grand Lodge of Rhode Island Marker
Inscription. Saint Johns Lodge Number One F & A. M. of Providence Added and used third story of this building Dedicated by Grand Master Jabez Brown December 27, 1798 Meeting Place of The most Worshipful Grand Lodge F & A. M. of Rhode Island Providence Royal Arch Chapter Number One 1797 Thomas Smith Webb here organized Saint Johns Commandery Number One Knights Templar 1802 Providence Council Number One of Royal and Select Masters here organized 1818 Mount Vernon Lodge Number Four F & A.M. 1824 Grand Commandery of Knights Templars and the Appendant Order of Massachusetts and Rhode Island Here organized 1805 This tablet erected 1916
 
Erected 1916.
 
Location. 41° 49.549′ N, 71° 24.488′ W. Marker is in Providence, Rhode Island, in Providence County. Marker is on N. Main Street. Click for map. On the front of the Rhode Island School of Design. Marker is at or near this postal address: 11 N Main Street, Providence RI 02903, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Burning of British Taxed Tea (here, next to this marker); The Hurricane of September 21st 1938 (within shouting distance of this marker); The History of The Weybosset Bridge
The Grand Lodge of Rhode Island Marker/Rhode Island School of Design/Market House image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, July 15, 2014
2. The Grand Lodge of Rhode Island Marker/Rhode Island School of Design/Market House
(within shouting distance of this marker); Rhode Island Korean Veterans Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); World War I Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Giovanni Da Verrazzano (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); First Town House of Providence (about 400 feet away); Stephan Hopkins (about 500 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Providence.
 
Categories. Fraternal or Sororal Organizations
 
Rhode Island School of Design/The Market House image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, July 15, 2014
3. Rhode Island School of Design/The Market House
Erected 1773 -Joseph Brown Architect John Hutchins Cady Architect of the alteration 1950 The City of Providence by deed signed by Mayor Dennis J. Roberts dated May 27, 1948, transferred this building to the School for its corporate & educational purposes.
Rhode Island School of Design Market House image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, July 15, 2014
4. Rhode Island School of Design Market House
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa. This page has been viewed 237 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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