Coruña - Bergondo, A Coruña, Galicia, España
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Ariberna
N 43° 19.016 W 008° 13.031
29T E 563477 N 4796307
Quick Description: Coat of Coruña Province in Pazo Mariñan
Location: Galicia, Spain
Date Posted: 7/17/2021 2:19:08 AM
Waymark Code: WM14JMN
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Alfouine
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Long Description:
Official blazon In a field of azure, on rocks of its color, a silver tower (representing the Tower of Hercules), masoned and clarified with saber, covered with a gules lighthouse, and accompanied by seven gold scallops, placed three on each flank and one pointed; brushing on the rocks, a silver skull, crowned with gold, attached to two tibias of the same metal placed in a cross.

Origin: The town was founded long before Roman times. The arms show the tower of Hercules, a famous lighthouse in the city. The scallops are the badges of St. James (Santiago). A Coruña is close to Santiago de Compostela and many pelgrims came ashore in the harbour of A Coruña.

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Bearer of Coat of Arms: Other

Full name of the bearer: A Coruña

Where is Coat of Arms installed (short description) ?:
Pazo Mariñán


Material / Design: Combination of materials

Blazon (heraldic description):
Official blazon In a field of azure, on rocks of its color, a silver tower (representing the Tower of Hercules), masoned and clarified with saber, covered with a gules lighthouse, and accompanied by seven gold scallops, placed three on each flank and one pointed; brushing on the rocks, a silver skull, crowned with gold, attached to two tibias of the same metal placed in a cross.


Address:
Pazo Mariñán door


Web page about the bearer of Coat of Arms (if exists): [Web Link]

Web page about the structure where is Coat of Arms installed (if exists): Not listed

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