FAQ - Royal Ark Mariner

  • Can I join the Royal Ark Mariners? +

    All Mark Master Masons are uniquely eligible to join the Ancient and Honourable Fraternity of Royal Ark Mariners
  • Are Mark and Royal Ark Mariner Lodges linked? +

    Each Royal Ark Mariner Lodge is 'moored' to a Mark Lodge and generally carries the same Lodge number but is distinct in every other way
  • How often do Royal Ark Mariner Lodges Meet? +

    Most Royal Ark Mariner Lodges meet on the same evening as the Mark Lodge to which they are moored. In some instances however the RAM Installation may be held on a separate occasion
  • What’s the degree based on? +

    The Royal Ark Mariner Degree, as its name suggests, has a nautical flavour. It’s setting is taken from the circumstances leading up to the Great Flood and the steps taken by Noah to build the Ark by which mankind was preserved from perishing in the ‘Universal Deluge’
  • How many ceremonies are there? +

    Other than the installation of a Worshipful Commander there is one ceremony and that is the Ceremony of Elevation for new members
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M.W.Bro. His Royal Highness
Prince Michael of Kent, GCVO
Grand Master

M.W.Bro. Raymond J. Smith
Pro Grand Master

R.W.Bro. John H. Prizeman
Deputy Grand Master

R.W.Bro. Stephen Davison
Assistant Grand Master


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