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Berwickshire (historic county in Scotland), coat of arms (1890)

Berwickshire (historic county in Scotland), coat of arms (1890)

Argent, on a mount Vert, a bear Sable, collared and chained Or, standing in front of a tree Proper.

Above the Shield is placed a coronet appropriate to a statutory District, videlicet:-a circlet richly chased, from which are issuant eight thistle-heads (three and two halves visible) Or.

Origin/meaning

The arms were officially granted on November 12, 1975.

These are the arms of the former county council, but with a crown of a district council.

Berwickshire County arms:

Official blazon

Argent, on a mount Vert, a bear Sable, collared and chained Or, standing in front of a tree Proper.

Origin/meaning

The arms were officially granted on October 10, 1890.

The arms show a bear chained to a Wych Elm, a pun on the name of the county.

It is based on the arms of the town of Berwick-upon-Tweed, now in England, but once in Scotland and the county town.


adopted (dd.mm.yyyy): 10.10.1890, 12.11.1975

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