Birmingham United Hospitals
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BIRMINGHAM UNITED HOSPITALS
Arms : Per pale indented Or and azure, to the dexter a cockatrice gules grasping in the dexter claw a trefoil of the second and to the sinister a garb of the first; on a chief ermine a dolphin naiant between two lions rampant also of the second each holding in the sinister paw a bow erect of the third stringed gold.
Crest: On a wreath of the colours, A demi lion rampant azure holding in the sinister paw a bow erect gules stringed Or.
The arms were officially granted on April 29, 1939.
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