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The Armorial Bearings Featured in The Vale Royal of England first published by Daniel King in 1656


Argent a bend double cottised Sable.                                                                              




Azure two bars Sable.                                                                                                                   


Sable a fesse hummette Argent.                                                                                                   


Bostock de Churton

Sable a fesse hummette Argent a crescent for difference.                                                                                                      


Bostock de Barton 

Sable a fesse hummette Argent a mullet for difference within a bordure of the second.            


Bostock de Moulton

Sable a fesse hummette Argent a mullet for difference.                                                               


Bostock de St. Albans
Sable a fesse wavy hummette Argent a mullet for difference.                                                                                                      


Bostock de Middlewich
Sable three delves Argent.                                                                                                


Bramley (Bromley)

Quarterly per fess indented Gules and Or.                                                                       


Bramley de Basford

Quarterly per fess indented Or and Gules within a bordure company.                                                                


Bramley de Chedelton

Argent on a chevron Gules five bezants Or.                                                                   


Ricla Bramley

Argent on a chevron Gules five bezants within a bordure engrailed of the second (another Sable).


Bridd (Bird)

Bird, anciently Byrde (Broxton Co. Chester anciently of Charlton in Malpas.)
Argent a cross flory between four martlets Gules a canton Azure.
(Ancient 44 Edward III Azure a bend Argent cottised Ermine between six martlets Or.)                                                    


Blimhill (
Ermine three mascules Gules.



Vert a cross patonce Or.


Boidell (
Boydell) :
Argent on a fesse engrailed Azure three mullets of the field. 


Baskervile (
Argent  a chevron Gules between three hurts.  


Argent on a chevron Sable three pheons of the field.                                                   



Argent an eagle displayed Sable armed Gules.                                                             



Argent three boars' heads erect and erased Sable langued Gules.                                   



Argent three double brackets Sable.                                                                               



Argent a bend between six bees Sable.                                                                            



Quarterly per fesse indented Sable and Argent in the first quarter a ? (roundel of some kind) Or.
The Visitation of Cheshire 1580 records Bressey as : Quarterly, per fesse dancety Sable and Argent, in dexter quarter a mallard of the second, beaked Gules.


Bonbury (
Argent on a bend Sable three chess rooks of the field.                                                                          


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