Order of the Royal and Select Masters of England and Wales

District of Somerset and Wiltshire

Taunton Council No 164

Taunton Council No.164, warrant dated 26th January 1990, meeting at Taunton on the last Saturday in January, first Saturday in June and the third Saturday in September (Inst.)

List of Officers

Appointed 16/09/2017

Thrice Ilustrious Master M P S Bajona DGManc
Deputy Master M S Durant PGStdB
Prin. Conductor of the Work D J Palmer, DGStwd
Chaplain J S Honniball, PGChan, PDGRec
Treasurer J A N Frost, DAGDC
Recorder D Hartley, PDGM
D C C Court, PGLect, DepDGM
Capt. of the Guard T J Gibbs
Cond. of the Council D F Bates
A D C C T Cooper, PGCondC, PDGLect
Organist B J Renwick, PDGCondC, DGOrg
Steward R Johnstone-Smith
Manciple S C French
Manciple J Brown
Manciple S C French
Sentinel M Condick


Masonic Hall, The Crescent TA1 4EB
Tel: 01823 289458

From the North and East, follow the main 'through' route through the town; signed A38 Exeter. Just past the Temple Methodist Church and before Pedestrian Traffic Lights turn right into 'The Crescent'. MH approximately 45yds on right; entrance through small blue door on left of steps. Limited parking adjoining the Hall but Public Car Park (Pay and Display before 18.00 hours) down turning off Crescent further north. On-street parking in The Crescent after 18.00 hours.

From the West, enter town along Wellington Road, follow main 'through' route signed A38 Bristol, turn left into The Crescent just after Police Station and pedestrian Traffic Lights. MH as from the north and east.

From Minehead, turn left at Roundabout at the junction of the B3227 and A361; turn right at the next Roundabout (marked Wellington,) continue across railway level crossing to next Roundabout and turn left onto Wellington Road then as 'From the West.'