More than 100 brethren assembled at Cogry Masonic Hall in Ballyclare for a special bicentennial anniversary meeting to celebrate the founding of the lodge in 1814.
The event, hosted by Cogry Union Lodge No.148, involved a large number of guests, including the Grand Master of Ireland, MW Bro. George Dunlop, the Provincial Grand Master of Antrim, RW Bro. John Dickson and other dignitaries, together with members of local lodges Rashee Temperance No.736, Ulster Memorial No.549 and St. Columba No.637, who also reside at Cogry Masonic Hall.
All were welcomed by the Worshipful Master of Cogry Union Lodge, Wor. Bro. Richard McConnell.