Cheshire Heraldry Web Journal (Blog)

A journal of the activities of an Amateur Armorist.

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Entries from November 2017

Despicable trading practices of Bucket Shops

November 20th, 2017 · No Comments

Despicable trading practices of Bucket Shops I have recently had to turn down an application to register the arms of Augustus. Not only did the arms not belong to the applicant but simple research showed that they weren’t even the arms of anyone named Augustus. I attach a very simple report sent to a very […]

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Tags: Fakes and Fables · Heraldry

Funeral Certificates – Boulton

November 1st, 2017 · Comments Off on Funeral Certificates – Boulton

The Armorial Bearings recorded in the Cheshire and Lancashire Funeral Certificates  William Boulton, Gentleman, 1629. Arms: Argent, on a bend engrailed Gules three leopards’ faces of the first. Crest: On a holly bush Vert, fructed Gules, a hawk with wings expanded Argent. http://cheshire-heraldry.org.uk/funeral-certificates/certificates-4.html

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