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The Mayor"s Chain of Office and Stamford civic regalia

Archibald Spencer Ireson

The Mayor"s Chain of Office and Stamford civic regalia

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Published by Stamford Development Committee in Stamford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Stamford -- Insignia.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby A. S. Ireson.
    SeriesThe story of Stamford
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNK7415.E/
    The Physical Object
    Pagination(17)p. :
    Number of Pages17
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17896078M
    ISBN 100902685007
    OCLC/WorldCa30298981

    The Town Mayor welcomes invitations to attend events held in the Town and Cinque Port of Dover. If you are looking to book the mayor or deputy mayor to attend your event, all invitations are required in writing, stating the date, time, venue, and background information of your event and what the Town Mayor is required to do. To understand the civic roles and responsibilities of the Mayoralty. Buy chains of office and save big - low UK Shipping & fast. Top deal of the day: Save up to 16% on chains of office sale bargains! By using SupaPrice you agree to our Use of Cookies to enhance your experience Civic Chain of Office - "Double chain" - Style £ The Mayor's robes/The Deputy Mayor's robes. The Mayoral robes, which are edged with synthetic fur, are kept for ceremonial occasions such as the Annual Meeting of the Council, Mayor Making, Remembrance Day, Civic Sunday and Freedom of the Borough ceremonies. When the robes are worn the Macebearer must attend. The Mayor's Chain and Badge. ATRADITION-CONSCIOUS civic head has dipped into his own pocket to ensure his high-profile role is performed with the time-honoured trappings and regalia. After John McCormack became Mayor of Ashington last year, he was struck by the number of people who commented on his lack of a shiny Mayoral chain of office when he attended events and functions.


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Mayoral Regalia and Chain of Office The wearing of mayoral regalia is an English tradition which dates back to at least the 14th Century. By the reign of Edward III, livery companies, (previously called guilds) which were heads of civic districts, assumed a distinctive uniform type of dress.

'Civic regalia' is the name for the chains of office worn by the Lord Mayor, Lady Mayoress, the Deputy Lord Mayor and Deputy Lady Mayoress.

The evening jewels, mace (symbolic decorated club) and. The record book for declarations is kept by the Town Clerk. The declaration should be made before the end of 28 days beginning with the day of receipt/acceptance. CIVIC INSIGNIA, ROBES, CHAIN AND MACE It is customary for the Mayor to wear the ceremonial robes of office and regalia.

Civic Insignia, Regalia and Chains of Office For over years we have designed and manufactured pendants, chains of office and fine regalia such as maces, staffs and various civic gifts for parish, town, city and district councils, associations, and universities – nationally and internationally.

We can manufacture a variety of Civic Regalia items for you. The jewels and badges The Mayors Chain of Office and Stamford civic regalia book be manufactured for various different council members, in different styles and in different materials.

From a Mayoral jewel, to Honorary Freeman Badges, to Councillor badges, we can accomodate all designs can be struck from a die and vitreous.

The Mayors Chain of Office and Stamford civic regalia book received by the Leader's office or for major civic or formal occasions, in consultation with the Mayor’s office To facilitate attendance at events, two weeks’ prior notice should be given.

The Leader is expected to show consideration for support staff involved in any Size: KB. Civic and corporate insignia For many years we have advised and assisted customers who have come to us with their requirements for civic or official insignia, such as chains and badges of office and this page illustrates but a few of the many artefacts we have produced.

Mayor; I will wear the chain of office with great pride. I love our beautiful town and look forward to attending as many events as possible here in Stamford and further afield during my term of office.

I have met many people in Stamford and other towns during my term as Mayoress when my husband Bob was Mayor three years ago. The regalia generally consists of a set of robes, chains of office and a hat. In Parramatta, each Mayor decides the extent to which they will wear the robes and chains of office.

Over the course of Council’s history, some Mayors never wore the regalia while in office. All correspondence for the Mayor is kept in the town office. It is courteous of the Mayor to send a thank you letter to the host after the event.

The Mayor’s Secretary will The Mayors Chain of Office and Stamford civic regalia book support and act on the decisions agreed by the Internal Affairs Committee. 6 MAYOR’S SUNDAY Each year the Mayor holds a “Mayor.

Chain. Mayoral chains of office became popular during Queen Victoria's reign. In the Sydney Chamber of Commerce initiated the first link of a civic chain.

In the following year the Governor of NSW, Sir Harry Rawson, presented Sydney's first Lord Mayor Thomes Hughes with the chain of office. Civic Chain of Office - Style 10 "International"Another decorative chain, suitable for LadiesA combination of 6 rose plates and a single engraving plateThe.

Lord Mayor’s Chain. At the opening of the Paris Exhibition inthe Mayor of Sheffield was refused a seat near the throne with the other Mayors because he didn’t have a badge of office. As a result, money was raised by public subscription and the chain was bought for £ in Lyme Regis has three maces and a mayoral chain of office.

These, together with the common seal, coat of arms and other ceremonial regalia, form the town's fine collection of civic regalia. In the people of Lyme Regis purchased an 18ct gold mayoral chain at a cost of £ It was presented to the Mayor to mark King Edward VII's. The mayor's chain.

The chain dates back towhen it was given by Alderman Thomas Philpott Wood, who was mayor at the time. At the front is a rose pendant donated by Violet Rose Markham in at the end of her year as the first female mayor of Chesterfield. A livery collar or chain of office is a collar or heavy chain, usually of gold, worn as insignia of office or a mark of fealty or other association in Europe from the Middle Ages onwards.

One of the oldest and best-known livery collars is the Collar of Esses, which has been. The Mayor is recognised as the first citizen of the City of Wakefield District and alongside the Leader and the Cabinet, the Mayor promotes the Council and acts as a focal point for the community.

The role of the Mayor of Council is a symbol of the authority, a symbol of. Deputy Mayor’s Chain. This was originally the chain of office of the Chairman of W.R.D.C.

Manufactured c, it is a silver gilt collarette in the form of thirty-one rectangular step effect plaques engraved with the names and dates of the Chairmen of the WRDC and sixteen quartre foil open work plaques with inner lozenges enclosing the double line block letter ‘W’.

This includes Masonic Regalia, RAOB Regalia, LOL Regalia and Civic Regalia. Two of the Three Directors have been active Masons for over 10 years each. We do realise however that the occasional problems do occur.

Mayoral Chain. Our Mayor wears the City of Charles Sturt ‘Chain of Office’ Mayor ceremonial occasions. In the s we invited nine students from the Uni SA Jewellery Design program to submit designs for the chain. We selected the winning design from Kylie Keers. The Tradition of the Chain of Office.

A tradition originating with the Dukes of Normandy, civic authorities have borne an official seal incorporating the arms of the authority. The seal was originally worn on a gold chain around the neck of the chief official.

This 'decoration' has evolved into the modern Chain of Office. Mayoral Robes and Chains of Office. City of Parramatta Cultural CollectionSource: City of Parramatta Council. Purchased in from London tailors, Ede and Ravenscroft Ltd, these Parramatta Mayoral robes were the second set purchased in Council’s history.

Red with a black facing and trimmed fur they were worn with a lace jabot or neck ruffle and the Chain of Office. The mayor functions as the head of the local government of the cities in Malaysia. To date, there are 14 officially-recognised cities in the country. In cities which lie within the jurisdiction of any one of the 13 Malaysian states, the mayor is appointed by the state government.

Kuala Lumpur, the country's capital, is a notable exception, as it forms part of the Federal Territories which. The chain of office was crafted by Thomas Fattorini Ltd. of Birmingham, England. The wearing of mayoral regalia is an English tradition which dates back to at least the 14th Century.

The chain of office is worn by the Mayor at Council meetings and other formal ’s chain of office has 17 shields engraved with subjects of local.

Today all big municipalities have a chain of office for their mayors. Inoutgoing mayor Obed Mlaba, who was at the helm of eThekwini for 15 years, officially handed over the R million. Mayor: An Autobiography Paperback – May 1, by Ed Koch (Author) See all 7 formats and editions Hide other formats and editionsAuthor: Ed Koch.

Last year the chain was loaned to Rochester’s Guildhall Museum to form part of its display on civic regalia. But at some stage after the chain was handed over some of the town’s former Mayors.

Stamford Freemasons have joined the mayoral parade before, but not for many years. This year, to mark the United Grand Lodge of England Tercentenary, members of the Stamford Craft Lodges, wearing their full Masonic regalia, joined other civic bodies and local dignitaries as they walked from the Town Hall, up St Marys Hill, through Red Lion.

The Civic Regalia of Dublin is a unique collection of ancient and precious artefacts which form the insignia of the Office of the Lord Mayor of Dublin.

Historically the Mayoralty was traditionally surrounded by an elaborate and distinguished ceremony, in which the Regalia played a significant part.

interested to a Mayor preparing for office. There is, of course, no ideal length of a Civic Handbook but it must not be too long and ‘dull’.

We want the prospective Mayor to read it and to readily refer to it during the year. It must be written with the Mayor and not the officer in mind and should look at the needs.

FontFile Size: KB. About the council. Budgets, spending and performance. Compliment the council. Access to information. Council meetings. Council structure.

Make a complaint. Jobs and careers. Planning and development. Strategies, policies and plans. The Mayor and Mayoress are both provided with magnificent gold chains of office to wear whilst on official business. They are looked after by the Mayoral Officer and are never stored at the Mayor's house.

The Mayor's 18ct gold chain was presented by Alderman Joseph Griggs, the first Mayor of the Borough of Loughborough, in In the United Kingdom a robe of office is worn by practically all Mayors.

A chain and badge are also universally worn. In Australia, not all councils have this regalia for the Mayor. However, many of the larger Cities and Municipalities did provide in the past robes of office for both the Mayor and Town Clerk.

Councillor William Harkess presented the mace to the Middlesbrough Corporation during his year of office as Mayor of the borough in September This is actually engraved on the mace.

The mace is over three foot long, made of solid silver, richly gilt, and with it are a pair of rests, also of silver gilt. Mayor reprimanded for 'cross border raid' A town mayor has been given a reprimand by a neighbouring civic leader after she ventured onto his parish patch in her full : Richard Savill.

Regalia. Both the mayor and deputy mayor have ceremonial robes. The mayor also has a badge and chain as does the mayoress or consort. Since the badges predate the creation of the Metropolitan Borough inthey carry the civic arms of the County Borough of regalia also includes a.

The mayor's office won the title of National Pdf Office in pdf the winning prize money was used to fund the production of the medallion. The design, based around the Pomegranate emblem of Chesterfield, has been assayed (tested) and laser marked at the Sheffield Assay office with a hallmark and the inscription: "Queen Elizabeth II Diamond.There are more than items of Civic regalia and insignia on permanent display in the City Suite at the Civic Centre.

Detailed descriptions and photographs of some of the key items are pictured below in the gallery. The Mayor’s Office can organise visits for local. It includes a silver Wand of Office ebook to the town by Edward IV in the s, and the Chain of Office, an elaborate necklace made of S-shaped links and engraved with the names of all the mayors.