Cheshire Heraldry Web Journal (Blog)

A journal of the activities of an Amateur Armorist.

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Entries from January 2011

OMG!

January 17th, 2011 · Comments Off on OMG!

I have a fondness for Scotland and an addiction for heraldry but this one, which arguably combines the two, just has to be the height of tourist tat. Presently for sale on the Internet at a starting price of £3.99 (no bids at the time of writing) and described as Caledonia Heraldic Crested China Edinburgh ~ […]

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You are cordially invited.

January 14th, 2011 · Comments Off on You are cordially invited.

Tomorrow’s meeting of the Cheshire Heraldry Society will see Mike Cresswell give his talk entitled “An elephant evolves!”.  Curiosity is getting this (Cheshire Heraldry) cat! All meetings are held at Townley Street Schoolroom, Townley Street, Macclesfield, starting at 2.30 pm, (room opens at 2.00 pm) followed by refreshments. (Pay and Display car park 100 yds.)  You don’t […]

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Happy Heraldic New Year

January 3rd, 2011 · Comments Off on Happy Heraldic New Year

My first post of the New Year reports two sales on eBay which may be of interest to armorists. The first is the sale of the Letters Patent of a grant from the College of Arms to Oswald Milne of Prestwich Lancashire which fell under the hammer for £335 (plus £11 post and packing) with […]

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Tags: Heraldry under the hammer (sold)