Saint Pyr’s Well

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Canton of Saint Pyr’s Well
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Azure, a roofed well argent, between its posts a goblet Or, all within a laurel wreath argent.
Information
Founded: June 1985
Location: Staten Island, NY

Introduction

The Canton of Saint Pyr’s Well was a branch of The Crown Province of Østgarđr covering Staten Island from 1985 to about 1991.

Overview

Meaning: Saint Pyr is a tragi-comic figure from Welsh history, a lax abbot who became so drunk one evening that he fell down a well and drowned.

Established: Incipient branch established June 1985; name and device registered October 1985; full branch status June 1986.

Disbanded: Branch disbanded circa 1990-91; arms released December 1991; name retained by Kingdom for possible future re-use.

Blazon: Azure, a roofed well argent, between its posts a goblet Or, all within a laurel wreath argent.