Diocese of Truro

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DIOCESE OF TRURO

Denomination : Anglican

Arms (crest) of Diocese of Truro

Official blazon

Argent, on a saltire gules a key, ward upwards, surmounted by a sword, point downwards, saltirewise Or, in base a fleur-de-lis sable; a bordure of the last charged with fifteen bezants.

Origin/meaning

The arms were officially granted on April 28, 1877.

I have no information on the meaning or origin of these arms. Any information is welcome !


Literature : Image from Wills's Arms of the Bishopric.


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