Cheshire Heraldry Web Journal (Blog)

A journal of the activities of an Amateur Armorist.

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Entries from July 2010

Cheshire Heraldry Society – Heraldry Outing.

July 30th, 2010 · Comments Off on Cheshire Heraldry Society – Heraldry Outing.

Yesterday saw a very good turn out for The Cheshire Heraldry Society’s summer outing. Thanks to the organising ability of Society Chairman, Harold Storey, members and guests were saturated with the colour and splendour of the heraldry of the Crewe family. We met just before mid-day at St.Bertoline’s Church at Barthomley; this is the church […]

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Name and Arms 1825 – Under the hammer.

July 19th, 2010 · Comments Off on Name and Arms 1825 – Under the hammer.

Recently sold on Ebay (12th July 2010) for a final bid of £155.87 and postage and packing of £8.00 Letters Patent to Richard Orford granting permission to use the name and arms of Robert Holt. Described by the vendor as being “an original scroll from the Royal College of Arms in London. The scroll is […]

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Arms and Parish Councils – Burghwallis (Yorkshire)

July 11th, 2010 · 1 Comment

I’m always pleased when society publications drop through the letterbox and last week’s arrival of The Heraldry Society’s Coat of Arms and Heraldry Gazette gave me an excuse to stop work, have a cuppa and indulge my addiction. One particular small piece has occupied my thoughts over the last day or so. The article in question is the […]

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