Eel-spear: a kind of fork(fig. 1) used in taking eels; is represented on one or two coats of arms, while a charge in the bearings of the company of SOAPMAKERS, called an eel-spear, is represented as in the second figure.
Sable, a chevron between three eel-spears, points downwards, argent--STRATELE, or STRATLEY.
Argent, three eelpicks sable--WORTHINGTON, Lancashire.
Azure, a dolphin naiant between three eel-spears or--Company of SOAPMAKERS(Inc. 1638.)
Argent, three harpoons sable[otherwise blazoned as Argent, three salmon-spears, point downwards, sable]--GLYNN, Cornwall.