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02. Rothesay Herald's Badge
Blazon of the badge: Two fleur-de-lys Gules, surmounted of a three point label chequy Azure and Argent and ensigned of the Crown of Scotland Proper.

SOURCE, NOTES & CREDITS: Text for blazon from page 80, "The Double Tressure", No. 20, 1998, in an article "Badges of the Scottish Officers of Arms" by Mrs. C. G. W. Roads, then Carrick Pursuivant of Arms.

Badge of Rothesay Herald. The current Rothesay Herald in Ordinary, Sir Crispin Agnew of Lochnaw, Bt. QC, was appointed in 1986 and is the senior herald of at the Court of the Lord Lyon.

The last person to hold the position of Rothesay Herald before Sir Crispin Agnew of Lochnaw was Lt. Col. Harold Andrew Balvaird Lawson, CVO., appointed “in Extraordinary” in 1981 and who died in office in 1985.

The artwork is a rendering of John Hamilton Gaylor

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