A black hard-covered book, with lined and numbered pages, that contains handwritten minutes of Queen's Forest Lodge (No. 445 I. O. of G. L.) meetings between February, 1876 and February, 1880.
Book: p.214 (missing pages: 3-6, 21-22, 99-102, 161-162); size:22cm x 33.5cm
"This volume belongs to the Secretary of Queens Forest Lodge and his Assistant.
Let all others leave it alone if they have any regard for their safety!"
The first page reads:
"Queenston, February 1876
At a meeting held in Queenston on Friday evening January 28th James Johnson Esq. a member of the I.O of G.I. instituted a Lodge to be known as Queens Forest.
The following members were installed into their respective offices:
S. H. Bell
Mary Lench [?]
Moved and seconded that we meet every Friday evening at 7 o'clock."