Saint Pyr’s Well
|Canton of Saint Pyr’s Well|
Azure, a roofed well argent, between its posts a goblet Or, all within a laurel wreath argent.
|Founded: June 1985|
|Location: Staten Island, NY|
The Canton of Saint Pyr’s Well was a branch of The Crown Province of Østgarđr covering Staten Island from 1985 to about 1991.
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.