grid reference TL 873 414 (approximate location)
This may be a temperance hotel, based on family connections with the Temperance Hotel.
Note: Ann Jennings and her stepson Frederick John are recorded at the Temperance Hotel, also in North St, in the 1891 census.
The Freemasons are a secretive male orientated fraternity or organisation that is usually divided into local groups - called "lodges" - and which today may seek to promote mutual self interest and some charity work. A pub with this name may signify a link (or former link) to a local lodge.
(Most pub, location & historic details collated by Nigel, Tony or Keith - original sources are credited)
(some old PO directory information courtesy of londonpublichouse.com)