Arms of Copeland Borough Council, England

Granted 1990 (?)

Blazon: Per fess dancetty azure and vert, on a base argent two barrulets wavy of the first, on a chief or between two flashes of lightning throughout of the field an anchor all between two miners’ picks palewise heads in chief sable
Crest: On a wreath argent and azure out of the battlements of a red sandstone tower proper two croizers in saltire or, surmounted by a representation of the ancient Cross at Gosforth issuant also proper

Mantling: Azure lined argent

Supporters: On the dexter, a dragon wings elevated and addorsed argent, gorged with a wreath of laurel proper; on the sinister a lion azure winged or gorged with a wreath of oak also proper

Compartment: A grassy mount growing therefrom on either side of the shield a Parnassus Grass Flower stalked and with two leaves at the base proper*

Motto: By faith and industry

*Compartments are usually left to the discretion of the artist, not specified in the blazon.

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