Cheshire Heraldry Web Journal (Blog)

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Entries from November 2009

A new grant of arms for Cheshire East in the pipeline?

November 30th, 2009 · Comments Off on A new grant of arms for Cheshire East in the pipeline?

I noticed the other day that opinion from the recently formed Cheshire East Council’s legal department (as recorded in Minute 7:11 of the Cabinet Meeting dated 24th March 2009) advised that “The Council Seal will include the official name Cheshire East Borough Council, but for the time being it be plain and just include those […]

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Scottish Baronial Helm

November 13th, 2009 · Comments Off on Scottish Baronial Helm

Well, we now know what it looks like. Those whose heraldic horizons extend beyond the bounds of Cheshire may be familiar with the fact that in Scotland, following the abolition of feudal tenure, Lyon Blair stated that he would not be allowing any more baronial additaments to new barons but subsequently the new Lyon, David Sellar, […]

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