Heraldry in St Peter’s Church Berkhamsted

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HP4 2AX

Church Lane

Berkhamsted

HP4 2AX

United Kingdom

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The talk by John Abbott will include a general introduction to Heraldry with descriptions of examples found around St Peter's Church.

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The talk will be a brief outline of heraldry the origins, language and purpose, the aspects of display, recognition and inheritance. The talk will have illustrations with projected images, given in the church. There will be descriptions and examples of the coats of arms of local families displayed in the stained glass windows , memorial tablets and hatchments and the links to local history over the past 800 years.

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