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Cheshire Heraldry Publications

May 6th, 2017 · Comments Off on Cheshire Heraldry Publications

I have produced and privately published a number of facsimiles of Cheshire Heraldry Books along with some for Shropshire and some of a more general heraldic nature as well as the illustrated companion to the 1580 Visitations. http://cheshire-heraldry.org.uk/publications/ http://www.lulu.com/spotlight/martinatcheshireheraldrydotorgdotuk     There is presently a discount available on the facsimiles available via Lulu.

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Mathews’ American Armoury

April 15th, 2016 · Comments Off on Mathews’ American Armoury

This is the latest historical reprint from the stable of The Armorial Register. Matthews’ American Armoury and Blue Book First published in 1907, this book contains a list of many of the Americans with coats of arms. It includes biographical information, genealogical information, as well as a description of the arms, crest, and motto. Other […]

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A wine ewer with Cheshire associations

January 6th, 2016 · Comments Off on A wine ewer with Cheshire associations

I have been sent a copy of the Fall (Autumn) 2015 edition of the Blazon, the newsletter of the BC/Yukon Branch of the Royal Heraldry Society of Canada which has something of interest to followers of Cheshire Heraldry. I have uploaded a copy for all to see.

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A Collection of Armorials of the County of Orkney.

November 20th, 2015 · Comments Off on A Collection of Armorials of the County of Orkney.

Yet another facsimile book available from The Armorial Register. First published in 1902 by H.L. Norton Smith Armorial bearings from tombstones, wood carvings, seals etc., with extracts from the Lyon Registers, and genealogical notes compiled from public records and other sources. The Chief object of this book is to preserve a record of the Armorial […]

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The Arms of The Baronial and Police Burghs of Scotland

November 20th, 2015 · Comments Off on The Arms of The Baronial and Police Burghs of Scotland

New from The Armorial Register is a book I greatly enjoyed helping my colleague, John Duncan of Sketraw, put together  – The Arms of The Baronial and Police Burghs of Scotland. First published in 1903 by John, Marquis of Bute, KT. J.H,Stevenson and H.W. Lonsdale and is part of The Armorial Register’s Classic Heraldry and […]

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A sneak preview of an armorial facsimile.

November 6th, 2015 · Comments Off on A sneak preview of an armorial facsimile.

Shh. Just for you,here is a sneak preview of the latest project I am involved with via The Armorial Register Limited. The Lyndsay of The Mount Armorial 1542. This book is a new and updated facsimile of the original 1822 and subsequent 1878 facsimiles of an ancient heraldic manuscript owned by Sir David Lyndsay of the […]

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