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Pictures Relating to Bridgwater's Seal


Mayor's Chair, Corporation Pew
The Mayor's Chair in the Corporation Pews, St Mary's Church. Although the Corporation Screne is late medieval, the carving here looks Victorian.
Mayor's Chair Town Hall
The Mayor's Chair in the Town Hall. Unknown date, probably late Victorian.
Councillor's Chair
Councillor's Chair in the Town Hall. Probably contemporary with the Mayor's Chair.
Floor Chancel St Mary's ca 1876
Floor Tile in the Chancel St Mary's Church, c.1876. The beast is possibly inspired by the Leopard under the porcullis in the Seal.
Floor Chancel St Mary's ca 1876
Floor Tile in the Chancel of St Mary's Church, c.1876
embossed on Bridgwater Library  book
Embossed Book Cover on Thomas Bruce Dilks' Bridwater Borough Archives, first published in 1937.
Banknote 1800
A Bridgwater Banknote of 1800, collection of the Blake Museum
crockery
Bridgwater Crested China, especially popular 1900-1918.
Ashford Waterworks
Plaque inside Ashford Waterworks
Ashford Waterworks
Plaque outside Ashford Waterworks
Mace
Detail on one of the town's three Maces, dating to 1650.
Mace
Detail on one of the town's three Maces, dating to 1650.
Mace
Detail on one of the town's three Maces, dating to 1650.
Mace
Detail on one of the town's three Maces, dating to 1650.
North Tower Bwater Castle
Excavations of the North Tower of Bridgwater Castle, 1984. The round tower resembles those on the town seal.
St Mary St
A version of the seal on a building on St Mary Street.
Blake Gardens
Seal on the gates of Blake Gardens
Bridge
Seal on the side of the 1884 Town Bridge
IMGP0006
A Wax Seal attached to a document of 1540
trestle copy postcard
A postcard of about 1905, showing Barham's Brich, Tile and Cement Yard Wharf, which resembles the wooden structure on the Town Seal.
impressed seal
Impressed seal from a matrix used by the Town Council
Allotment Society
An Allotment Society medal, c.1919 onwards.
auctionseal
The Logo of T.H. Boys, Auctioneer.
Bridgwater Cup (1768/1974)
Engraved Arms on the side of the Bridgwater Cup (1768/1974).


5 December 2008. P. Cattermole. All Content © Bridgwater Heritage Group, unless otherwise stated. All rights reserved, do not reproduce material without permission.

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