the autonomous grand priory of scotland
SCOTTISH KNIGHTS TEMPLAR
Inauguration of the Jacques de Molay 1314 Commanderie in 2006
Baron St. Clair Bonde signing the Charter in Rosslyn Chapel
Balgonie Castle 23 September 2006
Celebrating the bringing in of a Squire and the Investiture of a Knight
The Grand Priory of France visit to Rosslyn Chapel
The Jacques de Molay 1314 Commandery was given the honour of opening the Knights Altar
Balantrodach ( Temple Village ) visit 2007
Some of the French Knights were given a tour of the area by Chev. Archibald A. Young KCTpl
the remaining party of French Knights decided to visit the sites and shops in Edinburgh.
Squire Ian Morrison receiving the Accolade 2007
Acceptance of a Squire Stewart Mills at Balgonie Castle, Sunday 13th April 2008
Balgonie Castle 2007
A bench was presented to Balgonie Castle
commemorating the Knights Templar Martyrs
Investiture of Chev Peter Washington KTpl at Rosslyn Chapel 2008
Chevaliers from Belgium were present to assist
The Founding of the Autonomous Grand Priory of Scotland
Balgonie Castle 9th May 2009
A second bench was presented to Balgonie to mark the occasion.
Balgonie Investiture 8th May 2010
David Young was brought in as a Squire - Chev. Kevin Dixon
KTpl was invested as a Knight
three Knights from the Czech Republic were also invested becoming KTpl.
HSE. Euan MacPherson KGCTpl performed the Installations.
Hamilton Investiture 9th October 2010
Visit to Prague February 2012
On the 23rd February The Grand Prior and Chancellor were
invited to Prague to open the new
Preceptory and Commandery, they also swore in new Knights and raised up two new Squires.
Balgonie Installation of the new Grand Prior 1st September 2012
SE. Chev. Archibald A. Young KGCTpl
Balgonie Conclave 31 August 2013
Unfortunately a photo shoot in the Chapel was not taken this year
this was due to the time the Conclave closed it was time for the banquet.
Knights were sworn in to their new Offices - Promotions
Squires Ronnie Bruce and Glenn Lamont received the Accolade
Squire James V. Wright recieved the coveted Accolade ( Knighthood ) and is now Chev. James V. Wright. KTpl.
Chev. Ian Morrison was elevated in Rank to Knight Grand Officer ( KGOTpl )
Chev. David Young was elevated in Rank to Knight Commander ( KCTpl. he was also raised in position to Grand Cleric of Scotland.
We had a wonderful day at Balgonie where we were welcomed as usual by the Laird of Balgonie
Stuart the Younger of Balgonie and Kelly the Lady of Balgonie, we thank them for all they had
done for us the Banquet was outstanding, the young staff they had working were fantastic and well
mannered. All our first time guests were amazed at the professionalism in the way the service was
carried out, this is something many people don't see but it also shows we are not a secret society
Before and After
Presentation of Brevets to Chev. Zbynek and Chev James
Zbynek our new Chavalier and James our new Knight Officer
Once again we would like to thank the Laird of Balgonie, Stuart the Younger of Balgonie
and Kelly the Lady of Balgonie for all the preparations and a wonderful meal fit for a King