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Hiram Lodge No. 4 F. & A.M.

 
 
Hiram Lodge No. 4 F. & A.M. Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, December 30, 2012
1. Hiram Lodge No. 4 F. & A.M. Marker
Inscription. (side 1)
Chartered on December 11, 1799, by Virginia, as Hiram Lodge No. 57. It was renamed Hiram Lodge No. 4 on September 8, 1800, when the Grand Lodge of Kentucky was formed. The Ann Street lot was purchased on May 20, 1892; cornerstone laid April 1893; and dedicated on June 11, 1896.
Presented by Lodge of Free and Accepted Masons - Hiram No. 4

(side 2)
Past members of Hiram Lodge No. 4 include Richard M. Johnson, U.S. vice president, 1837-41; Amos Kendall, U.S. postmaster general, 1835-40; Colonel John Allen, Grand Master, killed War of 1812; Judge George M. Bibb, Kentucky Court of Appeals, U.S. senator.
Presented by Lodge of Free and Accepted Masons - Hiram No. 4
 
Erected 1999 by Kentucky Historical Society, Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 2028.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Kentucky Historical Society marker series.
 
Location. 38° 11.893′ N, 84° 52.574′ W. Marker is in Frankfort, Kentucky, in Franklin County. Marker is on Ann Street (Kentucky Route 420) north of West Main Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 308 Ann Street, Frankfort KY 40601, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers.
Hiram Lodge No. 4 F. & A.M. Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, December 30, 2012
2. Hiram Lodge No. 4 F. & A.M. Marker
At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Capt. Daniel Weisiger III / Weisiger House (within shouting distance of this marker); First Christian Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Lewis and Clark in Kentucky / William Clark in Frankfort (within shouting distance of this marker); Early Tunnel in Kentucky (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Frankfort Union Station (about 400 feet away); John Hampton House / Early Stone House (about 500 feet away); Paul Sawyier Boyhood Home (about 500 feet away); Old State House (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Frankfort.
 
Also see . . .  Hiram Lodge No. 4. (Submitted on December 31, 2012.)
 
Categories. Fraternal or Sororal Organizations
 
Hiram Lodge No. 4 image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, December 30, 2012
3. Hiram Lodge No. 4
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 31, 2012, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 269 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on December 31, 2012, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.
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