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  2. Her Excellency the Right Honourable Julie Payette
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Town of New Glasgow

New Glasgow, Nova Scotia
Grant of Arms and Supporters
April 23, 1990
Vol. II, p. 18

Arms of the Town of New Glasgow

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Blazon

Arms

Argent on a pale wavy and a saltire merged Azure between in fess two lozenges Sable a Maple tree Or;

Crest

A mural crown Argent masoned Gules rising therefrom a demi lion Gules langued and armed Or bearing in its dexter forepaw a blacksmith's hammer Sable;

Supporters

Dexter a stag and sinister a doe both Argent and gorged with a mural coronet Gules masoned Argent pendant therefrom a ship's wheel Azure the whole set on a grassy mound flowered with thistles and mayflowers proper;

Motto

LET NEW GLASGOW FLOURISH;


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