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Corporation of the City of Kingston

Kingston, Ontario
Grant of Arms, Supporters, Flag and Badge
January 11, 1999
Vol. III, p. 349

Arms of the Corporation of the City of Kingston

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Blazon

Arms

Gules a Martello tower Argent upon barry wavy of five Argent and Azure in chief three Eastern crowns Or;

Crest

Rising above barry wavy of three Argent Azure and Argent a rock proper thereon a beaver statant Or;

Supporters

Dexter a griffin sinister a lion Or each gorged with a collar of maple leaves Gules;

Motto

ANTIQUITATE CIVILITATE HUMANITATE. This Latin phrase means "With antiquity, civility, humanity".


Symbolism

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