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Entries from October 2014

Heraldic Roll Commissioned by the Fitton Family.

October 31st, 2014 · Comments Off on Heraldic Roll Commissioned by the Fitton Family.

Heraldic Roll Commissioned by the Fitton Family. Cheshire, England, late 16th century. This spectacular 20 foot-long heraldic roll was commissioned to enhance the pedigree of the Fittons of Gawsworth, a family whose fortunes were on the rise – they were knighted in 1566 and would be made baronets in 1617; the last member named, Mary […]

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Cheshire Heraldry Society November Meeting

October 31st, 2014 · Comments Off on Cheshire Heraldry Society November Meeting

November 15th 2014 Due to unforeseen circumstances the scheduled speaker is unable to attend our November meeting so the Chairman of the Society (me) will be presenting an illustrated talk on The Heraldry of The Manorial Court Leet of Ashton-under-Lyne. This will include photographs and details of the manorial chain of office, mace and other […]

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Next meeting of the Cheshire Heraldry Society October 18th 2014

October 11th, 2014 · Comments Off on Next meeting of the Cheshire Heraldry Society October 18th 2014

Just a reminder that our next meeting is Oct 18th 2014 Masonic Symbolism: The 25 Most Common Symbols in Freemasonry. Pauline Chakmakjian  MA Details of venue and times etc. along with all the other meetings can be found at: http://cheshire-heraldry.org.uk/society I hope to see you there, Martin

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Heraldry Study Day

October 1st, 2014 · Comments Off on Heraldry Study Day

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