Diocese of Portsmouth
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DIOCESE OF PORTSMOUTH
Denomination : Anglican
Per fesse Or and gu1es, in chief upon waves of the sea proper a lymphad sable, and in base two keys conjoined, wards outwards, in bend, the uppermost Or, the other argent, a sword interposed between them in bend sinister argent, pommel and hilt Or.
The arms were officially granted on July 25, 1927.
I have no information on the meaning or origin of these arms. Any information is welcome !
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