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Boston Minuteman Council (227)
Boston, MA
Lodge Data
Chartered: 1994
Lodge Totem: Lobster
Name Translation: Name of a Hill  [more info]
Changes: 1994: From merger of King Philip 195 and Taskiagi 261
2000: Absorbed Kahagon 131
2016: Merged with Nanepashement 158 to form Pennacook
2007 Membership+: 243

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

 

 

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Lodge Issues
C1a DGY C GRY BLK DYL FDL; 150x170mm Arrowhead; DGY BMT  
C1b GRY C GRY BLK DYL FDL; GRY BMT  
C1         
C2 LOR C LOR BLK LOR FDL; 145x165mm Arrowhead; MVE  
C3?        (75 Years of Camp Massasoit)
F1 PUR R RED WHT WHT FDL; NOAC 1998; RED velvet base material; CB; WHT details "glow in the dark; MVE  
J1 SMY R WHT BLK BLK FDL; CD; PB; 150 mm RND  
J2 RBR R M/C DBL YEL FDL; CD; PB; YEL "Boston Minuteman Council"; design like S3  
J3?        (RND, RED border)
R1 RED R M/C WHT M/C FDL is BLU/BLK; CD; PB; WHT "Camp Improvement 2003" (fundraiser)  
R2 BLK R M/C WHT M/C FDL is LBL/BLK; CD; PB; WHT "Camp Improvement 2003" (fundraiser)  
R3 BLU R M/C WHT M/C FDL is BLU/BLK; CD; PB; WHT "Camp Improvement 2004"; (fundraiser)  
R4 SMY R M/C WHT M/C FDL is BLU/BLK; CD; PB; WHT "Camp Improvement 2004"; (fundraiser)  
R5 YEL R M/C WHT M/C FDL is BLU/BLK; CD; PB; WHT "Camp Improvement 2004"; (earned)  
R6 PUR R M/C WHT M/C FDL is BLU/BLK; CD; PB; WHT "Camp Improvement 2005"; (fundraiser)   
R7 LBR R M/C WHT M/C FDL is BLU/BLK; CD; PB; WHT "Camp Improvement 2005"; (fundraiser)  
R8 LGR R M/C WHT M/C FDL is BLU/BLK; CD; PB; WHT "Camp Improvement 2005"; (earned)   
R9?        (Hour of Service)
S1 SMY R M/C BLK BLK outlined FDL; MVE; FF  
S2 LBL C LBL RED GMY FDL; CD; PB; NOAC94; MVE  
S3a RBR R M/C DBL YEL FDL; CD; PB; BRN lockstitch on border; MVE  
S3b RBR R M/C DBL YEL FDL; CD; PB; ORG lockstich on border   
S3         
S4 NBL R LBL NBL YEL FDL; CD; PB; NOAC96  
S5 GMY R M/C BLK BLK FDL; CD; PB; JAM97  
S6 BLK R M/C WHT WHT FDL; NOAC 1998; "WHT details "glow in the dark"; PB; MVE (shades of pink)"  
S7 BLK R M/C WHT WHT same as S6, but lobster has flashing LED "eye" with electrical device on back; MVE  
S8 RED R M/C RED BLK FDL; CD; PB; BLK outlined FDL, WHT "NOAC 2000" (trader)  
S9 BLK R M/C RED GRY FDL; CD; PB; (mobster lobster); GRY "NOAC 2000" (delegate)  
S10 BLK R M/C RED PBL FDL; CD; PB; NJ2001, MVE  
S11 BLK R LBL RED WHT FDL; CD, PB; BLK "NOAC 2002"; part of 2-piece set w/X7  
S12 RED R M/C RMY WHT FDL; CD; PB; red MYLAR lettering and lobster details (10th ANN)  
S13 RED R M/C RED WHT FDL; CD; PB  
S14 GRY R M/C WHT RED FDL CD; PB; BLK "NOAC 2004"; LBL "WWW"; top of 2-piece; (fundraiser)  
S15 RED R M/C WHT RED FDL CD; PB; BLK "NOAC 2004"; LBL "WWW"; top of 2-piece;  
S16 RED R M/C WHT BLU FDLs; CD; PB; "Home of the 2004 Northeast Region Chief"  
S17 RMY R M/C WHT BLU FDLs; CD; PB; "Home of the 2004 Northeast Region Chief"; red MYLAR border  
S18 GRN R BLU WHT YEL FDL; CD; PB; NJ2005  
S19 RED R BLU WHT YEL FDL; CD; PB; NJ2005  
S20 DBL R BLU WHT YEL FDL; CD; PB; NJ2005  
S21 PUR R BLU WHT YEL FDL; CD; PB; NJ2005 (Staff members)  
S22 DBL R M/C WHT M/C FDL (ghosted into bgnd); CD; PB; all lettering backwards; NOAC 2006 (top of 2-piece set) (NOAC06;)
S23?        (New England Scouting Hall of Fame; RED border, 2006)
S24?        (New England Scouting Hall of Fame; WHT border, 2006)
S25?        (New England Scouting Hall of Fame; BLU border, 2006)
S26?        (New England Scouting Hall of Fame; RWB border, 2006)
S27?        (2007 NCLS; trader)
S28?        (2007 NCLS; delegate)
S29?        (New England Scouting Hall of Fame; SMY border, 2007))
S30?        (2007 NE-1A Conclave Service Corps)
S31?        (standard flap, 2008)
S32?        (TL Storer Camps)
S33?        (Mass Jam 2008)
S34?        (2008 ArrowCorps5)
S35?        (NOAC09; RED border)
S36?        (NOAC09; WHT border)
S37?        (2010 National Jamboree)
S38?        (2011 Summit Corps)
X1 BLK C RED LGY RED FDL; 70x114 mm lobster; PB  
X2 BLK C WHT RED WHT FDL; 70x114 lobster; PB  
X3 RED C BLK WHT BLK FDL; 70x114mm lobster; PB  
X4 RED R M/C RED BLK FDL; CD; PB; BLK outlined FDL, bottom half of 2-piece set (NOAC 2000); (trader)  
X5 BLK R M/C WHT GRY FDL; CD; PB; (mobster lobster); WHT "NOAC 2000" (delegate)  
X6 BLK C M/C DYL RED FDL; CD; PB; 70x114mm lobster; RWB background  
X7 BLK R M/C WHT WHT FDL; CD, PB; YEL "2002 NOAC"; part of 2-piece set w/S11  
X8 GRY R M/C WHT GRY BSA CD; PB; BLK "NOAC 2004"; CSP; (fundraiser)  
X9 GRY R M/C WHT GRN FDL CD; PB; BLK "NOAC 2004"; bottom of 2-piece; (fundraiser)  
X10 RED R M/C WHT GRY BSA CD; PB; BLK "NOAC 2004"; CSP; (fundraiser)  
X11 RED R M/C WHT GRN FDL CD; PB; BLK "NOAC 2004"; bottom of 2-piece;  
X12 SMY R M/C WHT GRY BSA; CD; PB; BLK "NOAC 2004"; CSP;  
X13 BLK C DBL WHT DBL FDL CD; PB; 70x114mm lobster;  
X14 BLK C PUR WHT PUR FDL; CD; PB; 70x114mm lobster;  
X15 DBL R M/C LBL M/C FDL (ghosted into bgnd); CD; PB; all lettering backwards; NOAC 2006 (bottom of 2-piece set) (NOAC06;)
X16?        (BLK lobster)
X17?        (Eagle Scout)
X18?        (GRN lobster; 2008)
X19?        (NOAC09; RED border)
X20?        (NOAC09; WHT border)
 
YC1 DBL C YEL DBL YEL FDL; DBL "Moswetuset 52 & 370"; DBL "75 Years of Camp Massasoit" (fundraiser) -- authorized by lodge 52 LEC but issued by campmasters as a fundraiser   
YJ1 RBR R M/C DBL YEL same as J2, but CB and does not have "Boston Minuteman Council"; (mfr. Sample); MVE  
YR1 BLU R M/C WHT M/C FDL is BLU/BLK; CD; PB; WHT "Camp Improvement 2003"; distributed after X11  

Lodge Event Patches

(Listings from the last edition of Blue Book.)
eA1993 BLK C GRY GRY GRY FDL; PB; "1st Fall Fellowship"  
eX2001-1 BLK R M/C BLK WHT FDL; CD; PB; (undated); 102x97mm Pentagon, BLK "Troop Leader Seminar"  
eX2001-2 LGY R M/C BLK WHT FDL; CD; PB; (undated); 102x97mm Pentagon, BLK "Troop Leader Seminar" (Staff)  
eX2003-1 BLK R M/C BLK WHT FDL; CD; PB; (undated); 102x97mm Pentagon, BLK "Troop Leadership Seminar"  
eX2003-2 PGY R M/C BLK WHT FDL; CD; PB; (undated); 102x97mm Pentagon, BLK "Troop Leadership Seminar"; Staff  
S22     
none specified   NOAC 2015 
Data for 88 patches from this lodge and type(s) are shown above.


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