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not a forum for debates on general Scottish Heritage or Scots
Genealogy although these subjects may be discussed in the context of
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and enter into discussions. If you breach the ‘Code of Conduct’,
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Code of Conduct
The Heraldry Society of Scotland assumes no responsibility for the
content of messages posted on this Forum. Messages posted here are
the responsibility of the poster. The Society reserves the right to
edit or delete any messages deemed to have violated the Code of
Conduct. Following these few ‘Terms and Conditions’ will we feel,
enhance the enjoyment of the forum for everyone.
When filling in your registration to the forum your
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2. Location: Mandatory (Town/Country).
3. Occupation: (optional)
4. Interests: (optional)
5. Username: Mandatory (full proper names, no aliases)
Example for Territorial Designations:
J Doe of Auchterlost (as per 1672 Act)
6. Signature: Mandatory
All answers must be sensible and accurate and must
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real name and all posts must display your
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false name, postings without your real name at the bottom as
described above and postings without a name at all at the bottom as
described above could lead to deletion.
• Members of the forum may load an avatar to their
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their armorial bearings.
• Under preferences in the registration form, please
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• Users should only post messages based on
appropriate heraldic topics.
• Postings must not be designed to disrupt the
• Language must be moderated at all times.
• This forum may not be used to post messages, which
are reasonably considered to be libellous or which in the opinion of
the moderators contain personal remarks calculated to insult
persons, groups or organisations.
• Inappropriate postings should be reported to one of
• The Society reserves the right to extend the
spectrum of subjects deemed to be off-topic and not allowed.
• The Moderators are here to help and will certainly
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is to insure the smooth running of this forum for the benefit of