Arms of Southend-on-Sea Borough Council, England

Southend on Sea

Granted 1915

Blazon: Azure on a pile argent between on the dexter an anchor on the sinister a grill and in base a trefoil slipped or a vase gules issuant therefrom a spray of lilies proper

Crest: Issuant from a mural crown gules the mast of a ship proper flying a flag argent a cross gules

Supporters: On the dexter a medieval fisherman holding in the exterior hand a net and on the sinister holding a book and a staff, all proper

Mantling: Azure lined argent

Motto: Per mare per ecclesiam (Through the sea, through the Church)

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Arms of Maldon District Council, England

Granted 1978

Blazon: Per saltire wavy argent azure and vert, in chief a lion passant guardant, in the dexter and sinister two garbs, and in base a ship’s wheel, all or

Crest: On a wreath or and vert upon water barry wavy argent and azure charged with a fleur-de-lis of the first an Essex sailing barge proper

Supporters: On the dexter an Anglo-Saxon warrior armored, in his dexter hand a sword point downwards, on the sinister a yachtsman habited in a sailing smock and wearing a peaked cap, all proper upon a compartment* of a grassy mound also proper divided by water barry wavy argent and azure

Mantling: Per fess vert and azure lined argent

Motto: Vision, courage, integrity

*Compartments are generally left to the discretion of the artist, but this blazon specifies its design.

Arms of Ipswich Borough Council, England

Granted 1561

Blazon: Per pale gules a lion rampant or armed and langued azure and of the last three demi-ships* argent

Crest: On a wreath or and gules a demi-lion rampant of the second supporting a triple-masted ship sails furled sable

Supporters: Two sea-horses azure finned or

Mantling: Gules lined argent (?)

*Probably taken from arms of Cinque Ports

Arms of Fenland District Council, England

Granted 1977

Blazon: Per fess or and sable, in chief siz palets azure, in base five palets of the first

Crest: Within a mural crown or an ancient three-masted ship in full sail or, the center sail of the arms

Supporters: Two Bengal tigers rampant proper gorged with a coronet and resting the interior hindleg on a garb fesswise or