The following is an extract from St. John’s Masonic Lodge, No 178 Lisburn 1748 – 1948 Historical Sketch by
J. Millar Allen, P.M., Gerald B. Leonard, M.M., Thomas H. Nunan, M.M.
Warrants: There is a section on warrants issued originally to the Town of Lisburn and places within a few miles radius, arranged in order of date of the original Warrants. The following are included:
Place of Issue
Date of Warrant
403 Stoneyford 6th October, 1763 404 Ballinderry Upper 6th October, 1763 499 Dundrod 1st April, 1773 772 Ballinderry 6th September, 1792 177 Ballinderry 5th July, 1810 773 Ballinderry Lower 4th July, 1816 326 Ballinderry 7th October,1903 (note in pen states March)