Arms of Congleton Town Council, England

Granted 1967

Blazon: Sable on water in base barry wavy argent and azure, between two conger eels hauriant a tun of the second, thereupon a lion statant guardant or

Crest: On a wreath of the colors a demi-bear muzzled proper with the chain reflexed over the back and supporting a garb or

Mantling: Azure lined argent

Supporters: On the dexter a wolf rampant argent, on the sinister a lion rampant purpre armed and langued or, each gorged with a chain pendant therefrom two keys in saltire of the last

Motto: Sit tibi sancta cohors comitum (To thee be the band of comrades dedicated)

A Gentleman or a Nobleman is he, which is known, and through the heroical virtues of his life, talked of in every man’s mouth.

– From The Blazon of Gentrie by Sir John Ferne (1586), p4