Buchanan, Francis Christian (1853 -1920)

Francis Christian Buchanan of Clarinish House, Helensburgh was the fourth son of John Buchanan of Dowanhill, merchant of Glasgow, and Jane, daughter of John Young, merchant of Glasgow. He was a Fellow of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland and a Member of the Royal Commission on Ancient Monuments for Scotland.

Seat / Residence(s): Clarinish House, Dumbartonshire
Stamp(s) Stamp Information
Buchanan, Francis Christian (1853 - 1920) (Stamp 1) Motto: Audaces juvo
Helmet: Esquire
Crest: A hand couped at the wrist holding a chapeau within a wreath of olive leaves
Arms: Or a lion rampant sable within a double tressure flory counterflory a bordure engrailed per pale azure and gules
Heraldic Charges: bordure engrailed, Heraldic Charges: chapeau, Heraldic Charges: hand, Heraldic Charges: lion rampant, Heraldic Charges: tressure, double, flory counterflory, Heraldic Charges: wreath (olive)
Buchanan, Francis Christian (1853 - 1920) (Stamp 2) Helmet: Esquire
Crest: An eagle rising wings inverted
Arms: Or a lion rampant sable within a double tressure flory counterflory a bordure engrailed per pale azure and gules
Heraldic Charges: bordure engrailed, Heraldic Charges: eagle rising, Heraldic Charges: lion rampant, Heraldic Charges: tressure, double, flory counterflory