Royal Burgh of Kirkcudbright and District

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ROYAL BURGH OF KIRKCUDBRIGHT AND DISTRICT (Community Council)

Area council: Dumfries and Galloway

Arms of Royal Burgh of Kirkcudbright and District

Official blazon

Azure, a lymphad with sails furled Argent, in the stern Saint Cuthbert seated, holding on his knees the head of the martyr Saint Oswald, all Proper.

Above the Shield is placed a Coronet appropriate to a statutory Community Council, videlicet:- a circlet richly chased from which are issuant four thistle leaves (one and two halves visible) and four pine cones (two visible) Or.

Origin/meaning

The arms were officially granted on March 21, 1997.

The arms area the Kirkcudbright burgh arms with a coronet of a community council.


Literature : 1974, 2001 Scotland.jpg