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Tartan Details - Highland Greenford (Personal)

The information held within The Scottish Register of Tartans for the "Highland Greenford (Personal)" tartan is shown below. 

Reference: 10498
Designer: Greenford, Miles
Tartan date: 08/10/2011
Registration date: 24 October 2011
Category: Name
Restrictions: Yes. For those who can demonstrate their descent from the first Highland Greenfords.
Weavers must ideally be based in the Highlands and Islands of Scotland.

Registration notes: This tartan is designed to establish the first generation of this branch of the Greenford family in the highlands of Scotland. The Greenford family moved to Caithness & Sutherland in the 1990s. Colours: green (olive) represents the family name, Army service, and the hills and mountains; yellow (very light) represents the Saxon word for yellow 'guild' which was the prefix of the family name four generations ago; brown represents the 'ford', the river crossing place; purple represents the family's new beginning in Scotland and the Summer heather in bloom in the area.
Registrant details: Mr Miles Greenford, 10 Braemore Place, Thurso, Caithness, Scotland, KW14 8QF
[email protected]
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