Diocese of Southwell and Nottingham
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DIOCESE OF SOUTHWELL AND NOTTINGHAM (until 2005 Diocese of Southwell)
Denomination : Anglican
Sable, three fountains proper; a chief Or, thereon a pale azure charged with a representation of the Virgin Mary seated bearing the Infant Christ Or, between on the dexter side a stag lodged proper and on the sinister two staves raguly crossed vert.
The arms were officially granted on June 27, 1884.
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