Brecknockshire

From Heraldry of the World
Jump to: navigation, search
United Kingdom.jpg
Heraldry of the World
Civic heraldry of the United Kingdom
United Kingdom.jpg

BRECKNOCKSHIRE

Incorporated into : 1974 Powys

Arms (crest) of Brecknockshire

Official blazon

Origin/meaning

The County used an unofficial coat of arms, which was attributed to the legendary King Brychan, after whom the County was named. The motto means Unity, Peace, Prosperity. These arms formed the basis for those granted to Brecknock.


Powered by Onecom.jpg

Literature : Image and information provided by Laurence Jones.


Help maintaining Heraldry of the World !

Heraldry of the World is a private site, which is on-line since 1996. It is a hobby, which takes much time and money (books, hosting etc etc). If you would like to support this site, donations are very welcome ! You can support the site by donating items (books, pdf, images and other items) or financially using the PayPal button below.
All donations send to this specific PayPal address will be used for acquiring books or other items for the site and not for private use.