2020-01-30
COUNCIL MEETINGS

  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