Woolwich Polytechnic

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Country: United Kingdom
Campus/location : Woolwich

Coat of arms (crest) of Woolwich Polytechnic

Official blazon

Arms: Barry wavy of six argent and azure, a pale sable, thereon a gun barrel erect surmounted on the breech by a lion's face argent; on a chief also sable a cogwheel between two open books Or.
Crest: On a wreath of the colours, Issuant from a wreath of oak fructed Or, a boar's head erased sable.


The arms were officially granted on November 25, 1953.

We have no information on the meaning or origin of these arms.

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Literature: Briggs, 1971