Edwardsburg Union L.O.L. No. 143
Groveton, Ontario, Canada
About the Lodge
Edwardsburg Union's first Hall was located in Miller's Corners, Ontario. Later, the lodge moved to the present Hall located at 9196 County Road 44 in Edwardsburg / Cardinal Township, now Grenville County. The Hall is located just over a mile north of the Town of Groveton, Ontario.
Six different organizations now meet at the Hall, Loyal Orange Lodge No. 143, the Orange Young Briton's No. 65, Ladies Orange Benevolent Association No. 483, Royal Black Preceptory No. 509, Edwardsburg Royal Scarlet Chapter and the Apprentice Boys of Derry No Surrender Club of Ottawa.
The Lodge meets in the room upstairs and the community hall with a stage, kitchen and washrooms on the ground floor. The Hall accommodates up to 60 people and is available to rent.
The Lodge meets the third Monday of each month at 8:00 pm.
Members of Fraserville Loyal Orange Lodge No. 46 from Fraserville, Ontario, Edwardsburg Union Loyal Orange Lodge No. 143 from Groveton, Ontario and Morrisburg Loyal Orange Lodge No. 3127 from Morrisburg, Ontario meeting at the Orange Hall in Groveton, Ontario for a joint meeting on October 15th, 2023.
Pictured seated, left to right:
Preston Gilmer, Chaplain L.O.L. No. 143;
Brian Hill, Worshipful Master L.O.L. No. 143;
Brian Anderson, Worshipful Master L.O.L. 46;
Bill Chatten, Past Master L.O.L. No. 46;
Carl Thorpe, Financial Secretary L.O.L. No. 143
Pictured standing, left to right:
Jack Chatten, Past Master L.O.L. No. 46;
Reg Connors, Lecturer L.O.L. 3127;
Wayne Hodges, Marshal L.O.L. No. 46;
Edgar Carman, Secretary L.O.L. No. 46;
Calvin Yeo, Treasurer L.O.L. No. 46 and Ontario East Provincial Grand Master;
Ron Shannon, Deputy Master L.O.L. No. 143;
Dalton Gilmer, Treasurer L.O.L. No. 143;
Tom Wright, Deputy Master L.O.L. 46;
John Arksey, Recording Secretary L.O.L. No. 3127;
January 4th, 1845 (Incorporated May 18th, 1906)
9196 County Road 44, Groveton, Ontario