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Annual Heraldry Study Day (Salford)

June 19th, 2017 · No Comments

5th October 2017 We welcome our speakers for the day: Tony Bostock – Cheshire Heraldry Society John Titterton – Cheshire Heraldry Society Tony Consadine – Lancashire Family History & Heraldry Society Martin Goldstraw – Cheshire Heraldry Society ******************************************************************************** Programme: 10.00 – 10.40 am Registration and refreshments 10.40 – 10.50 am Welcome and Introduction 10.50 – […]

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Walthall of Wistaston

June 18th, 2017 · No Comments

The latest entry to the Visitations of 1663 is that of Walthall of Wistaston which, like many other examples, has changed over the course of the Visitations. In this instance, the hawks have changed to Cornish choughs. The 1663 record is: Walthall of Wistaston Arms: Or, a chevron Vert between three Cornish choughs Sable beaked […]

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Cheshire Heraldry Badge Banner

June 18th, 2017 · No Comments

Here is a version of the Cheshire Heraldry badge Banner produced for me by Ljubodrag Grujic.  

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Walley of Middlewich

June 18th, 2017 · No Comments

Walley of Middlewich Arms: Argent, on a cross Sable five lioncels Or. “No proofe made of this coat.” http://cheshire-heraldry.org.uk/visitations1663/CV1663_17.html

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Venables of Agden

June 18th, 2017 · No Comments

Venables of Agden Arms: Quarterly: 1 & 4 Azure, two bars Argent a mullet for cadency [Venables] 2 Azure, a chevron between three mullets Argent [              ] 3 Sable, a chevron between three birds Argent [Page] Crest: Issuant fron a fish-wheel Argent a demi-wyvern Gules. http://cheshire-heraldry.org.uk/visitations1663/CV1663_17.html

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Venables Augmentation

June 14th, 2017 · No Comments

A few days ago I added image of Venables, baron of Kinderton to the 1663 Visitations webpage and made an entry in my weblog: Venables, Baron of Kinderton Since then, I have had word from Cheshire Historian Tony Bostock who is presently assisting with The Middlewich Heraldry Project, a project to restore the Venables’ Screens […]

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Swettenham of Swettenham

June 7th, 2017 · Comments Off on Swettenham of Swettenham

Swettenham of Swettenham Arms: Quarterly of eight; 1 & 8 Argent, on a bend Vert three half spades of the field [Swettenham] 2 Argent, on a chevron between three cross-crosslets fitchess Azure as many fleurs-de-lis of the field [Birtles] 3 Sable two chevronels Or each charged with three fleurs-de-lis Gules [         […]

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Venables, Baron of Kinderton

June 7th, 2017 · Comments Off on Venables, Baron of Kinderton

Venables, Baron of Kinderton  Arms: Quarterly of 6: 1 & 6 Azure, two bars Argent [Venables] 2 [Argent], a cross flory between four martlets [Gules] [Golbourne] 3 [Vert], a wyvern [Argent] [                ] . 4 [Argent], three piles in point wavy [Sable] [               ]. 5 [Azure], an eagle […]

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Venables of Antrobus

June 7th, 2017 · Comments Off on Venables of Antrobus

Venables of Antrobus and Chester Arms: Azure, two bars and in chief two mullets Argent a mullet for cadency. Crest: Issuant from a fish-wheel Argent a wyvern …. collared Gules.   http://cheshire-heraldry.org.uk/visitations1663/CV1663_17.html

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Thorpe of Chester

June 6th, 2017 · Comments Off on Thorpe of Chester

Thorpe of Chester Arms: Checky Argent and Sable, on a fesse Or three martlets of the second. Crest: A demi-bird Or wings elevated Vert. http://cheshire-heraldry.org.uk/visitations1663/CV1663_16.html

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