Prince Henry the Navigator Lodge No. 9360

The first English Lodge in Portugal; warrant dated 08.11.89.

Consecrated by the Rt.Hon Lord Farnham on St.Patrick´s Day, March 17th, 1990.

The consecrating team included Commander Michael Higham, Grand Secretary, Gavin Purser, Grand Director of Ceremonies, Andrew Pearmain, Past Grand Organist and Lt.Cdr. Norman Nuttall, Grand Tyler.

The mother lodge of Prince Henry the Navigator Lodge No. 9360 is the Lodge of St. John No.115 in the District Grand Lodge of Gibraltar; the District Grand Master having agreed to sponsor the new Lodge as part of his masonic jurisdiction.

Immediately following the consecration ceremony on March 17th 1990, the District Grand Master of Gibraltar, Menase James Massias, installed Richard Derrick Beardsley as the first and Founding Master.

The lodge is the premier Lodge in the Group of Lodges and Chapters in Portugal, the latter constituted in June 1995 by the United Grand Lodge of England.

Meetings are held on the first Wednesday in the months of February(Installation),March, April, October, November, December.

A Royal Arch Chapter is attached to the lodge.

CURRENT MASTER – W.Bro. F. Messias

Lodge Meetings

Held at the Vilamoura Hilton Hotel, at 4:30pm on the following dates:
First Wednesday in February (Installation), March, April, October, November, Decembe


W.Bro. Jonathan Winfield PPrGStdB


Tel;          00351 917503115

Extra ordinary meeting MAY 2nd:

Thursday 2nd May 2019, Tyling at 5.00pm.

The 183rd   meeting,  a Passing

We look forward to greeting ALL qualified members of Freemasonry, if you are not known to us please furnish a letter of introduction from your Secretary/Grand Lodge.

Festive Board:

Sautéed scallops on sweet potato mousseline in chouriço & spinach flavour


Involtini of pork tenderloin and bacon, mashed potato crushed in basil flavour, selection of fresh vegetables and Port wine sauce


Apple crumble with vanilla ice cream followed by coffee

The cost – €30, please inform the Secretary if you intend to dine  (72 hrs notice is required).

Lodge of Instruction Meetings

Held  on the three Wednesday evenings prior to the meeting at 7.00pm (please contact the secretary for location details)

Special Events

Ladies Festival TBA


Grand Inspector

V.W.Bro R. S. Levitt

Tel: 214 671 396


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