Clackmannan

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CLACKMANNAN

Additions : 1975 Alloa, Alva, Dollar, Tillicoultry
Incorporated into : 1975 Clackmannanshire Area Council

Arms (crest) of Clackmannan

Official blazon

Or, a saltire Gules; a chief, tierced per pale, in the 1st, Vert, a sinister gauntlet, and in the 3rd, also Vert, a dexter gauntlet, both Proper, and in the 2nd, Argent, a pale Sable.

Above the Shield is placed a coronet appropriate to a statutory District, videlicet:-a circlet richly chased, from which are issuant eight thistle-heads (three and two halves visible) Or; and in an Escrol under the Shield this Motto" Look A boot Ye".

Origin/meaning

The arms were granted on January 20, 1975.

These are the Clackmannanshire County arms, to which the area more or less corresponds, with a crown of a district council.


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