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Corporation of the Town of Goderich

Goderich, Ontario
Registration of Arms, Supporters and Badge, and Grant of a Motto
March 3, 1999
Vol. III, p. 306

Arms of the Corporation of the Town of Goderich

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Blazon

Arms

Per pale barry wavy Argent and Azure all counterchanged an octagon per pale Azure and Argent charged with an ancient crown Or;

Crest

Within a naval crown Or a wyvern Gules holding in the dexter claw a covered salt Or shedding on both sides salt Argent;

Supporters

On a grassy mount Vert semy to the dexter of roses Gules barbed and seeded sinister thistles slipped and leaved two tigers guardant all proper both gorged with a chain Or pendant therefrom dexter an annulet embattled on the outer edge Gules sinister an octagon Or charged with a maple leaf Gules;

Motto

FORWARD;


Symbolism

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