SOUTHPORT (Lancashire). Has no armorial bearings. On the Corporation notepaper the following arms are used, which are quoted by Burke in his
" General Armory " : — " An a fesse dancettde betw. in chief three cross crosslets fitchee sa., and in base a lifeboat with men, sky, and sea all ppr. Crest— K serpent ppr. entwined about a cross crosslet fitchee sa. Motto — ' Salus populi.
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