Cheshire Heraldry Web Journal (Blog)

A journal of the activities of an Amateur Armorist.

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Entries from September 2018

Visitations at a discount

September 19th, 2018 · Comments Off on Visitations at a discount

Here is the latest discount code for my books available via The full range can be found here:

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The Adams Family

September 17th, 2018 · Comments Off on The Adams Family

Recent conversations about The Addams Family, a fictional household created by American cartoonist Charles Addams, reminded me that there is another family of the same name of far greater historical importance, the Adams family of North Staffordshire. Richard Adams, 1739 – 1811, was a master Potter and is of immense importance to the history of pottery […]

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Book Review in the Heraldry Gazette

September 15th, 2018 · Comments Off on Book Review in the Heraldry Gazette

I was most gratified to see, in the September edition of the Heraldry Gazette, a book review of my latest illustrated book The Visitations of Cheshire 1613: A Cheshire Armorial however, I felt obliged to send the following note to the editor. “I am most grateful for the book review (The Heraldry Gazette September 2018) […]

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Napoleonic Heraldry

September 12th, 2018 · Comments Off on Napoleonic Heraldry

The lectures of the Cheshire Heraldry Society kick off with a welcome visit from Charles J. Burnett Esq. KStJ, DA, MLitt, FHSS, FSAScot former Ross Herald of Arms who will be talking to us on the 22nd September on the topic of Napoleonic Heraldry. Details can be found on the Society’s webpage

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