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Province : Gauteng
District Municipality : West Rand
Local Municipality : Mogale City

Arms of Krugersdorp

Official blazon


  • Wapen: Ingeboe kepersgewys verdeel van blou en goud, regs twee skuinsgekruiste mynhamers en links 'n tandrat, alles van goud, en in die skildvoet die Paardekraal-Monument van rooi.
  • Helmteken: Drie perdekoppe en nekke van rooi wat uit 'n goue muurkroon kom.
  • Dekklede: Goud en blou.
  • Skildhouers: Regs 'n eland en links 'n gemsbok staande op 'n lae kraalmuur, alles van natuurlike kleur.


  • Arms: Per chevron ploye Azure and Or, dexter two mine hammers in saltire and sinister a cogwheel, all Or, and in base the Paardekraal Monument, Gules.
  • Crest: Out of a mural crown Or, three horse's heads and necks Gules.
  • Mantling: Or and Azure.
  • Supporters: Dexter an eland and sinister a gemsbok standing on a low kraal wall, all proper.


The arms were officially granted on January 29, 1969.

We have no information on the meaning or origin of these arms. If you have any information on these arms mail us !

The arms replaced former non-official arms shown below:

Arms of Krugersdorp

The arms on a tobacco card +/- 1930

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