Grey College (Bloemfontein)

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GREY COLLEGE (BLOEMFONTEIN)

Country: South Africa
Campus/location : Bloemfontein, Free State

Coat of arms (crest) of Grey College (Bloemfontein)

Official blazon

  • (af)

Wapen: Gedwarsbalk van ses stukke, silwer en blou, in die skildhoof drie goue penninge belaai met 'n barensteel van drie hangers.
Helmteken: Op 'n wrong van silwer en blou, voor 'n uitstralende son, 'n trippelende perd van blou.
Wapenspreuk: STABILIS

  • (en)

Arms: Barry of six Argent and Azure, in chief three bezants surmounted by a label of three pendants Azure.
Crest: On a wreath Argent and Azure, in front of a sun in his splendour Or, a horse trotting Azure.
Motto: STABILIS

Origin/meaning

The arms were officially granted on June 21, 1938.

The arms are those of the founder of the school, Sir George Grey, when he was Governor of the Cape Colony.

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