Diocese of London

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Denomination : Anglican

Arms of the Anglican Diocese of London

Official blazon

Gules, two swords in saltire proper, hilts and pommels Or.


The arms were recorded at the College of Arms.

The sword is the symbol of St. Paul, the patron saint of the city of London.


The arms in the Wills's Arms of the Bishopric series

Literature : Image from Massimo Ghirardi, 2015

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