Diocese of Lichfield

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DIOCESE OF LICHFIELD

Denomination : Anglican

Arms (crest) of Diocese of Lichfield

Official blazon

Party per pale, gules and argent, a cross potent and quadrate in the center between four crosslets patee of the second and or.

Origin/meaning

The arms were recorded at the College of Arms.

The arms show the Cross of St. Chad, the patron saint of the diocese.


Literature : Image from Wills's Arms of the Bishopric. Background by Colleen Pittman.


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