Cheshire Heraldry Web Journal (Blog)

A journal of the activities of an Amateur Armorist.

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Entries from August 2010

2.5 cm badge for a couple of quid

August 31st, 2010 · Comments Off on 2.5 cm badge for a couple of quid

I just thought I’d show you one of the more affordable little items I spotted on Ebay; this one for just a couple of quid so well within my pocket money limit! The photograph is larger than the actual size which is 2.5cm. These are the old arms of Chester. The badge itself has no […]

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Sir Peter Gwynn Jones 1940 – 2010

August 23rd, 2010 · Comments Off on Sir Peter Gwynn Jones 1940 – 2010

It has been reported on the web pages of The White Lion Society that the former Garter Principal King of Arms, Sir Peter Gwynn Jones, died in hospital on Saturday evening, 21st August, following a stroke some three weeks previously. Arrangements for the funeral have yet to be announced.  Such a short retirement.

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