Distinguished Royal Arch Companions
Above and Beyond, and in the Fullness of Time.
The Royal Arch Chapter of Worcestershire is proud and honoured to record the names of these distinguished members in respect of their outstanding services to the Province.
This Certificate, first introduced in 2006, is awarded by the Most Excellent Grand Superintendent for long, outstanding and meritorious service to the Province.
Subscribing & Hon. Companions Achieving 50 Years Service to Royal Arch Masonry
50-year Certificates have been presented to the following companions
Subscribing & Hon. Companions Achieving 60 Years Service to Royal Arch Masonry
60-year Certificates have been presented to the following companions
Principal Officers of the Provincial Grand Chapter of Worcestershire
Together with Provincial Grand Scribes Ezra
1812 - John Dent, MP1853 - Henry Charles Vernon1856 - Albert Hudson Royds1880 - 1894 - Sir A. H. Lechmere, Bart, MP1895 - 1906 - Sir Augustus Frederick Godson, MA, MP1909 - 1918 - General Sir William Campbell, KCB1919 - 1933 - William T. Page1934 - 1954 - Seth S. Somers, OBE1955 - 1963 - Rev. J. E. Grosvenor, MBE, TD1963 - 1982 - F. H. Griffiths, OStJ1983 - 1992 - Edward F. Hanson, JP1993 - 2004 - Barrie Michael Cooper, JP2004 - 2010 - Richard Brian Ward Price, BSc2010 - date - Colin Peter Thomas Brown, BSc
Deputy Grand Superintendents
1973 - 1978 L. F. Heynes, MM, CdeG1978 - 1983 E. F. Hanson, JP1983 - 1993 Dr. H. John White, JP1993 - 2004 T. V. Condlyffe2004 - 2009 C. E. S. Harris2009 - 2010 M. J. Broome2010 - 2014 G. R. Weston2014 - 2018 M. G. Taylor
2018 - date J. M. Phenix
Provincial Grand H's
1880 - 1882 Wm. Masfield1884 - 1894 Sir A. F. Godson1885 - 1896 George Taylor1896 - 1924 William Waldron1924 - 1934 Seth S. Somers, OBE1934 - 1946 W. Harvey Gibbs1947 - 1955 Rev. J. E. Grosvenor, MBE, TD1955 - 1963 F. H. Griffiths, OStj1963 - 1973 L. B. Heynes, MM, CdeG1974 - 1978 E. F. Hanson, JP1978 - 1985 S. A. Rollins1985 - 1995 W. H. Clarke1995 - 2003 M. N. R. Verduyn2003 - 2004 C. E. S. Harris2004 - 2007 R. N. Hoare2007 - 2009 G. R. Weston2009 - 2009 M. J. Broome2009 - 2014 M. G. Taylor2014 - 2016 M. D. Cox2016 - 2018 J. M. Phenix
2018 - date A.J. Yeates
Provincial Grand J's
1880 - M. Dennison, 2521882 - G. W. Grosvernor, 3771884 - J. Fitzgerald, 3771886 - G. Taylor, 3771888 - R. Broomhall, 4981889 - H. Wilson, 2801890 - C. E. Bloomer, 2801881 - G. J. Westbury, 2521882 - G. H. Williamson, 5291893 - W. H. Walker, 2521894 - T. F. Lucy, 2801895 - A. Marsh, 4981896 - G. Hodgkiss, 5291897 - W. T. Page, 2801898 - E. Lowe, 4981899 - M. Smith, 252
1900 - M. Pearce, 3771901 - H. Clarke, 20341902 - E. J. Chambers, 2521903 - G. W. King, 2801904 - G. B. Buttery, 23851905 - H. Manley, 23851906 - C. Dakin, 4981907 - R. Stevenson, 2521908 - J. Jones, 2521909 - J. Jones, 2521910 - Rev. W. J. Down, 2521911 - C. B. Bishop, 20341912 - W. S. Shepley, 4981913 - C. D. Eaton1914 - J. S. Cook, 5291915 - T. Jones, 23851916 - W. Brown, 2521917 - S. S. Somers, 5731918 - E. G. Apps, 20341919 - W. J. Hill, 5291920 - W. J. Hand, 23851921 - R. A. Ernest Payne, 36431922 - G. E. Morris, 2521923 - F. D. Ratcliffe, 3771924 - A. G. Uglow, 28351925 - A. Allen, 20341926 - W. Sommers, 5731927 - H. Bloxham, 32081928 - T. Mason, 20341929 - T. H. Wintle, 5291930 - P. A. Roden,2801931 - P. G. White, 5291932 - A. E. Duesbury, 2521933 - W. Harvey Gibbs, 26541934 - A. E. Coverdale, 2801935 - E. E. Dicks, 33081936 - R. M. Hadley, 23851937 - C. W. Higgins, 4981938 - J. Mitchell, 31851939 - Rev. R. A. Haysom, 27241940 - F. J. Underwood, 2801941 - H. G. Uglow, 28351942 - H. H. Holland, 31851943 - A. Grove, 5641944 - P. H. Buckler, 2521945 - Rev. R. R. Verity,2591946 - J. E. Grosvenor, MBE, TD, 54141947 - Geo. Rainsford, OBE, 3771948 - C. H. L. Thompson, 12041949 - C. L. Keats, 33781950 - Ralph Bennett, 5641951 - A. V. E. Sherwood, 2521952 - F. L. Carter, 5291953 - F. H. Griffiths, 2521954 - E. W. Apps, 26541955 - Col. R. W. A. Painter, OBE, MC, 3771956 - H. F. Wilkins, 33781957 - G. H. Tomlin, 36431958 - E. E. Williams, 4981959 - Col. A. W. C. Hobson, OBE, MC, TD, DL, 44951960 - A. V. Bollins, 49351961 - G. B. Barradell, 26541962 - J. C. Holcroft, 3771963 - J. G. Bedworth, 31851964 - L. W. Greenwood, MA, 2801965 - R. G. St. George, 49351966 - F. Clifford, 2521967 - H. M. Gosling, 18741968 - E. J. Toy, 20341969 - Dr. R. P. R. Westgate, 5291970 - T. B. Robinson, 5731971 - E. E. Young, 2724, 44951972 - W. H. Turner, 252, 50281973 - R. B. Lewis, 4001, 54141974 - D. F. Roberts, 5056, 76001975 - K. F. Thompson, 2801976 - S. A. Rollins, 38631977 - H. W. King, 33081978 - E. A. Partridge, 5731979 - W. D. S. Bennett, 38631980 - T. V. Condlyffe, 4981981 - D. H. Wood, 23851982 - Dr. H. J. White, JP, 4981983 - W. H. Clarke, 40011984 - D. R. Andrews, JP, 12041985 - C. G. Pagett, 31851986 - H. W. Day, 27241987 - F. Fowler, 20341988 - J. S. Harding, 61161989 - D. Lewin, 44951990 - R. H. Wakeman, 5051991 - D. A. King, 2801992 - R. E. G. Seale, 79401993 - L. E. Goode, 85061994 - P. A. Heynes, 5641995 - C. E. S. Harris, 5731996 - J. F. Foster, 85061997 - R. N. Hoare, 5601998 - W. A. B. Sherlock, 83231999 - J. T. Hart, 2802000 - C. P. T. Brown, 40012001 - R. B. W. Price, 20342002 - N. J. R. Burden, 85862003 - J. McGann, 55832004 - M. B. Simpson, 4982005 - M. G. Taylor, 76002006 - G. R. Weston, 23852007 - M. J. Broome, 79402008 - H. France-Sargent, 33782009 - J. A. St. M. Mallin, 44952010 - M. D. Cox, 46212011 - C. R. West, 60312012 - I. M. Fothergill, 91692013 - D. J. Bell, 5642014 - J. M. Phenix, 49352015 - D. W. Owen, 68792016 - A. J. Yeates, 564
2017 - J. H. Crowther, 2034
2018 - J. T. Parker, 377
Provincial Grand Scribe E's
1880 - 1881 William Bristow, 2521882 - 1884 George Taylor, 3771884 - 1886 Henry Wilson, 2801888 - 1895 William waldron, 4981896 - 1897 W. H. Richardson, 4981899 - 1920 Alfred Cotton, 3771920 - 1933 C. B. Shuttleworth, 2801933 - 1968 T. H. Wintle, 5291938 - 1950 H. V. Stanton, 4981950 - 1957 Percy C. White, 5291957 - 1962 Philip B. Mayne, 2801962 - 1965 Lt. Col. E. J. R. Mitchell, OBE, ED, 2801965 - 1972 H. T. Stephens, 33781972 - 1986 Charles Perks, 2801986 - 1988 Gordon J. T. Pearce, 56801988 - 1993 C. Lawrence Thomas, 50281993 - 2000 Michael A. Bendall, 3772001 - 2003 L. Eric Bourne, 38632004 - 2006 John McGann, 5583, 83232007 - 2015 Michael H. R. Cole, 40012015 - date C. G. Cariss, 377
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