History
A published history booklet is available, giving details of the history of Thames Division over its first 30 years. Copies of the booklet may be ordered (£4 each, including p&p) by emailing the Thames Division.
1780
Earliest known reference to the Red Cross of Constantine.
1865
The Order of the Red Cross of Constantine is revived by Robert Wentworth Little.
1865
The Grand Imperial Conclave, and its first two Conclaves (Premier and Plantagenet), come into being.
1979
Application signed for a first Conclave in Oxfordshire.
1980
St Frideswide Conclave No 339 consecrated at Oxford by the Grand Sovereign.
1980
Lord Rathcreedan, Provincial Grand Master (Oxon), becomes the first to join the Order in the Thames Valley.
1983
St Paul's Conclave No 372 consecrated at Wokingham by the Grand Sovereign.
1985
Surrey, Oxfordshire, Berkshire, and Buckinghamshire constituted into "Thames Division" of the Order.
1985
Wimburn Horlock becomes the first Intendant-General for Thames Division.
1990
Surrey splits away to form an independent Division.
1990
Douglas Adkins becomes the second Intendant-General (now of just Oxfordshire, Berkshire, & Buckinghamshire).
1996
Queen Mary Conclave No 444 consecrated at Banbury by the Intendant-General.
1996
The Intendant-General dies in office.
1997
Rodney Staines becomes the third Intendant-General.
2000
University Conclave No 468 consecrated at Oxford by the Grand Sovereign.
2001
Buckinghamshire Conclave No 469 consecrated at Bletchley by the Grand Sovereign.
2010
University Conclave celebrates 10 years and publishes a volume of history.
2011
Timothy L'Estrange becomes the fourth Intendant-General.
2012
First bi-annual Divisional church service (at North Acton, London) held jointly with Metropolitan Division.
2013
St Helena Conclave No 518 consecrated at Marlow by the Intendant-General.
2013
Start of a series of academic lectures in Divisional Grand Conclave and University Conclave.
2015
Thames Division celebrates 30 years with several special events.
2015
The Order of the Red Cross of Constantine celebrates 150 years with a major cathedral service in Lincoln.
2016
A Divisional Sword is presented and dedicated in a special ceremony at St Frideswide Conclave.
2016
Admiror Gratiam Conclave No 526 consecrated at Olney by the Grand Sovereign.
2016
Alan Baverstock becomes the fifth Intendant-General.
2016
Former Intendant-General Timothy L'Estrange is enthroned as Grand Eusebius of the Order.
 
 
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