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Huntsville in Madison County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
 

Helion Lodge No. 1

 
 
Helion Lodge No. 1 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Lee Hattabaugh, October 28, 2010
1. Helion Lodge No. 1 Marker
Inscription.  First Masonic Lodge in Alabama. Chartered Aug. 29, 1811, under the Masonic Jurisdiction of Kentucky. Original building on this site erected in 1820.
 
Erected 1955 by Huntsville Historical Society.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Fraternal or Sororal Organizations. A significant historical date for this entry is August 29, 2008.
 
Location. 34° 43.767′ N, 86° 34.85′ W. Marker is in Huntsville, Alabama, in Madison County. Marker is at the intersection of Williams Avenue SE and Lincoln Street SE, on the left when traveling east on Williams Avenue SE. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 409 Lincoln Street SE, Huntsville AL 35801, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Leroy Pope Mansion 1814 (within shouting distance of this marker); Thomas Bibb House (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); First Presbyterian Church (about 500 feet away); Howard Weeden Home (about 500 feet away); Huntsville's Pioneer Suffragists (about 500 feet away); The Public Inn (about 600 feet
Helion Lodge No. 1 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Lee Hattabaugh, October 28, 2010
2. Helion Lodge No. 1 Marker
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away); Twickenham Historic District (about 800 feet away); The Church Of The Nativity, Episcopal (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Huntsville.
 
Helion Lodge No. 1 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Lee Hattabaugh, October 28, 2010
3. Helion Lodge No. 1 Marker
Helion Lodge No. 1 cornerstone image. Click for full size.
By Lee Hattabaugh, October 28, 2010
4. Helion Lodge No. 1 cornerstone
Laid by Grand Lodge of Alabama A.F. and A.M. Walter Smith, Grand Master. A.D. 1917. - A.L. 5917.
Helion Lodge No. 1 cornerstone image. Click for full size.
By Lee Hattabaugh, October 28, 2010
5. Helion Lodge No. 1 cornerstone
Helion Lodge No. 1.
A.F. and A.M.
Austin F. Kendall, W.M.
George H. Heymann, S.W.
Wells M. Stanley, J.W.
BUILDING COMMITTEE
James L. Kendall, Chairman.
Wells M. Stanley, Secretary.
Robert N. Farriss, Treasurer.
Edgar L. Love, Architect.
Henry G. Pollard.
George H. Heymann.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on November 7, 2010, by Lee Hattabaugh of Capshaw, Alabama. This page has been viewed 882 times since then and 9 times this year. Last updated on November 13, 2010, by Lee Hattabaugh of Capshaw, Alabama. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on November 7, 2010, by Lee Hattabaugh of Capshaw, Alabama. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.

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