- Kintyre Pursuivant
Kintyre Pursuivant of Arms in Ordinary is the title of a Scottish officer of arms. The office is currently vacant, as the reduction in the number of
pursuivants in the Court of the Lord Lyonfrom six to three in the late 19th century means only three titles are in use at any one time.
Linlithgow Pursuivant Extraordinary, John Charles Grossmith George, held the office of Kintyre Pursuivant from 1986to 2000, before his retirement and subsequent appointment as Linlithgow. KintyrePursuivant was formerly a private officer of arms in the service of the Lord of the Isles, but along with Dingwall Pursuivant, Ross Herald, and Islay Heraldbecame an officer of arms to the Scottish Crown when the last Lord of the Isles forfeited his estates and titles to James IV of Scotlandin 1493.
Iain Moncreiffe of that Ilk
*1986-2000: John Charles Grossmith George
* [http://www.lyon-court.com/ The Court of the Lord Lyon]
* [http://www.heraldry-scotland.co.uk/officearms.html Heraldry Society of Scotland]
* [http://www.clandonald.org.uk/cdm03/cdm03a04.htm Lecture by Sir Iain Moncreiffe of that Ilk, Albany Herald]
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