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City of Nanaimo
Nanaimo, British Columbia
Registration of Arms
February 15, 2001
Vol. IV, p. 98
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Argent a cross Gules in the first quarter on two bars wavy Azure a barque in full sail proper pennons flying Gules and the fourth quarter semé of lozenges Sable;
The Nanaimo Bastion proper;
FAITH AND LABOUR;
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Canada Gazette Information
The announcement of the Letters Patent was made on March 24, 2001, in Volume 135, page 939 of the Canada Gazette.
Artist of the College of Arms, London / Artiste du Collège d’armes, Londres
* Not applicable / Sans objet
Regional, Municipal etc Government
The recipient's emblems were originally recorded in the records of the College of Arms, London, England, 28 September 1951.