Hiram #42 Masonic Lodge
Free & Accepted Masons
Jacksonville, Alabama

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The Traveling Gavel

 

(The Traveling Gavel has the following inscription)

Calhoun County
"Traveling Gavel"
Presented to Hiram 42
By Brother Jason Adcock
February 20, 1995

Objective:

To encourage visitation between lodges. Visiting Brothers
can take the traveling gavel to their home lodge if they
conform to the Rules of Engagement below.

Rules of Engagement

Hiram 42 is the owner of the Traveling Gavel and is responsible
for the maintenance of the gavel as well as the policy
concerning the administration of the Traveling Gavel program.

The Host Lodge is the lodge where the Traveling Gavel is presently located.

The Visiting Lodge is the lodge desirous of obtaining the Traveling Gavel.

A visiting Lodge from Group 1, District 10 (Calhoun County) may take the
Traveling Gavel to their home lodge if they visit the host lodge with
a minimum of five Master Mason members from their lodge.

The visit must occur on stated meeting nights of the
 Host Lodge when no work is scheduled.

The Worshipful Master of the host lodge will formally present theTraveling
Gavel to the ranking Master Mason of the Visiting Lodge.
The Traveling Gavel is presently located at Eastaboga #155

 

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