Coat of Arms


The Beresford Coat of Arms was design by Mr. Robert Pichette and was accepted by the Registrar of Trade Marks on May 8, 1985.

  Armoiries
Summary:

The Chevron:
Heraldic piece that reminds us of a frame-work, used here to symbolize  the domiciliary vocation of Beresford

The Star:   Symbol of Acadia

The Fleur-de-lis:   Symbolizes the French origin of the majority of the citizens of  Beresford

The Violets:  Floral emblem of New Brunswick

The Wavy border:   Symbolizes the sea, therefore the geographical location of the municipality

The Flames:   A symbolic reminder of the "Baie des Chaleurs"

Simul crescere:    Latin motto meaning Growing together