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Pennsylvania Dutch Council (524)
Lancaster, PA
Lodge Data
Chartered: 1972
Lodge Totem: Owl
Name Translation: Owl Who Knows How  (Lenape)
Changes: 1972: From merger of Swatara 39 and Minqua 519
2007 Membership+: 544

+Sum of predecessor lodges' membership for new lodges. GNYC lodges' membership numbers are total for all GNYC lodges.

 

 

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Lodge Issues
C1 PUR  M/C   1994 participation award  
N1 BLK P GBR RED  EMB  
N2 DYL P RED YEL YEL EMB; BSA  
N3 BLK P RED YEL YEL EMB; FDL; WHT in water; name on two lines   
S1a DYL R M/C RED  no snow; PBL water; BLK head outline; FF; MVE: GRNs  
S1b DYL R M/C RED  LBL water; FF  
S2 DYL R M/C RED  snow on mtns  
S3a YEL R M/C RED   BRN head outline; BLU sky   
S3b YEL R M/C RED   LBL sky   
S3         
S4 DYL R M/C RED RED FDL; 129 mm; MVE: LBL & LTQ water  
S5a YEL R M/C RED RED FDL; 124 mm; PB  
S5b YEL R M/C RED RED FDL; 124 mm; no PB  
S6a RED R M/C RED RED FDL; 124mm; CB   
S6b RED R M/C RED RED PB   
S6         
S7 WHT R M/C RED RED FDL; PB & no PB  
S8 LGY R M/C RED RED FDL; PB  
S9a YEL R M/C RED RED SS; 57mm name; PB; BBL sky; thin arrow   
S9b YEL R M/C RED RED BLU sky; thick arrow   
S9         
S10a RED R M/C RED RED SS; 57mm name; PB; BBL sky thin arrow   
S10b RED R M/C RED RED BLU sky; thick arrow   
S10         
S11 GRY R M/C RED RED SS; 57mm name; PB  
S12 WHT R M/C RED RED SS; 57mm name; PB  
S13 PUR R M/C WHT RED FDL; 75thOA; PB  
S14 DYL R M/C RED RED SS; 54 mm name; CD; PB  
S15 RED R M/C RED RED SS; 54 mm name; CD; PB  
S16 GRY R M/C RED RED SS; 54 mm name; CD; PB  
S17 WHT R M/C RED RED SS; 54 mm name; CD; PB  
S18 BLK R M/C RED RED FDL; JAM93  
S19 RED R RED BLK ORG FDL; BLK 1994 NOAC  
S20 BLU R BLU   SMY; JAM97  
S21 PUR R TRQ GRN BLU NOAC 98; Glow-in-the-dark moon  
S22 COP R BLU RED RED Lodge Participation Award  
S23 GRY R BLK WHT RMY NOAC 2000; Glow-in-the-dark; oversized  
S24 BLK R MAR GRY GRY FDL; NOAC 2002  
S25 BLK/YEL R BLK YEL BLK FDL  
S26 BLK R M/C RED RED FDL; Participation award   
S27?        (ORD; CD, YEL border, 52mm name, fdl)
S28?        (BRO; CD, RED border, 52mm name, fdl)
S29?        (VIG; CD, WHT border, 52mm name, fdl)
S30?        (mini-flap; used as keychain)
S31?        (NOAC06;)
S32?        (NOAC09;)
S33?        (2010 National Jamboree; BSA 100th Anniversary)
X1 BLK R M/C RED RED FDL; 130x230 flap on N/C; HOR sky   
X2 BLK R M/C RED RED FDL; 125x230 flap; VER sky   
X3?        (NOAC09;)
X4?        (2010 National Jamboree; BSA 100th Anniversary)
 
YP1 YEL C M/C YEL  On BLU material; prototype of N2  

Miscellaneous Items and User Added Images
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S10a          
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Blue Book Chapter Listings

Chicques
eR1976 RED R WHT RED   twill; 79 mm;Fall Fellowship    

Conestoga
  No known Chapter issues    

Conowingus
X1 RED R BLK YEL RED Service Award    

Harvest
  No known Chapter issues    

Horseshoe Trail
  No known Chapter issues    

Swatara
eR1978 RED R WHT RED   Fellowship    

Lodge Event Patches

(Listings from the last edition of Blue Book.)
eN1976     WHT RED   SSC; Fellowship Weekend   
eR1977 BLK R LBL ORG ORG FDL; Fellowship Weekend   
eR1978 BLK R GRN BLK BLK FDL (outlined); "Lodge Fellowship"   
eX1979 RED R WHT RED GRN FDL; Fellowship Weekend   
eR1982 RED R WHT BLK YEL FDL; Fellowship Weekend   
eX1984 BLK R ORG BLK BLK FDL; Fellowship Weekend   
eX19xx RED R BLK RED   FDL; Fellowship Weekend   
Data for 67 patches from this lodge and type(s) are shown above.


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