Aeofric Lachlan Bryan NICOLSON of Taransay
ArmsGules an eagle displayed Or, armed beaked and membered Azure, holding in the dexter and sinister talons a star of eight points Argent, ensigned behind the head of the eagle a star of eight points of the Last, within a bordure company of the Third and Fourth thereon are charged sixteen thistles palewise of the Third and Fourth counterchanged.
CrestA Red Kite guardant Proper, wings elevated and addorsed, belled Or jessed Gules, holding in the dexter talons a sprig of thistles Proper, ensigned behind the head of the Red Kite (and slightly to the dexter) a star of eight points Argent.
BadgeOn the mast of a Lymphad roped Sable, oars in action Gules, sails furled of the second, is placed the Red Kite Proper, holding in the sinister talons a star of eight points Argent, from the topmast a streamer flying to the sinister per of the sec...
MottoNIL SISTERE CONTRA on further escroll above, GENEROSITATE and below the shield, AN SPEIREAG DEARG.
The eagle of the arms is welded deeply into Nicolson-Norse history and the Red Kite is the family’s ancestral heraldic symbol.
GrantedJuly 1993 (College of Arms)
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