Details of the Sovereign Chapters and Councils of the A&ASR in South Africa



The Supreme Council for Thirty-Third and Last Degree of the Ancient and Accepted Scottish Rite for Scotland and the Dominions and Dependencies of the British Crown and other Parts of the World oversees the twenty nine Degrees of the Scottish Rite.

The Province of The Cape of Good Hope (Eastern)

The Province of The Cape of Good Hope (Eastern) consists of four Sovereign Chapters and one Sovereign Council


Sovereign Chapters

Loch Lomond No. 126 - Formed on 27 April 1961

Meets in Masonic Temple, Leylands Road, Port Elizabeth, on the first Saturday in February [I] and August, second Saturday in October, fifth Saturday in April, May and June.

The Installation takes place during the February meeting.

Ben Nevis No. 166 - Formed on 20 June 1974

Meets at Bon Accord Temple, Leylands Road, Port Elizabeth, on third Wednesday in January, April, July and November [I].

The Installation takes place during the November meeting.

Port Rex No. 178 - Formed on 28 March 1979

Meets in Masonic Temple, 61 Croydon Road, Cambridge, East London, on third Wednesday in March, June, September and first Saturday in December [I].

The Installation takes place during the December meeting.

Cannon Hill No. 205 - Formed on 23 March 1988

Meets in the Masonic Hall Community Centre, 6332 Aston Bay in March, June [I], September and December.

The Installation takes place during the June meeting.

Sovereign Councils

Eastern Province No. 49 - Formed on 18 June 1980

Meets in Masonic Temple, Leylands Road, Port Elizabeth, on the first Saturday February [I] and August, second Saturday October. fifth Saturday April, May and June.

The Installation takes place during the February meeting.

About South Africa

South Africa, officially the Republic of South Africa, is a country located at the southern tip of Africa. It is divided into nine provinces, with 2,798 kilometres (1,739 mi) of coastline on the Atlantic and Indian oceans.

South Africa is multi-ethnic and has diverse cultures and languages. Eleven official languages are recognised in the constitution.

 All ethnic and language groups have political representation in the country's constitutional democracy comprising a parliamentary republic; unlike most parliamentary republics, the positions of head of state and head of government are merged in a parliament-dependent President.

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