Halifax, North Carolina: Grave of the Only Masonic Grand Master of America

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St David St., Halifax, NC
I-95 exit 168. East on Hwy 903 about five miles to Halifax. Cross the railroad tracks and US 301, then turn left onto Norman St. and then right onto St David St. The grave is on the right.
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Grave of the Only Masonic Grand Master of America
A special grave for a special guy -- the highest ranked Mason in North America. Roadsideamerica.com Report... [04/18/2008]

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Grave of the Only Masonic Grand Master of America

The grave of Joseph Montfort is right beside the road in the front yard of the Masonic Lodge. It's also at a weird angle, like he was buried without any regard for where the lodge and the road were. The lodge, BTW, is the oldest free standing Masonic Lodge in the US.

[Dean Jeffrey, 04/26/2010]

A "weird angle"...you mean like a cryptic clue in a Dan Brown novel?

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