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Nowa Karczma rural district (Poland)

Kościerzyna county, Pomorskie voivodship

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[Nowa Karczma flag] image by Chrystian Kretowicz, 16 Jun 2009
adopted in May 2007 See also:

Nowa Karczma rural district

Nowa Karczma - rural commune, Kościerzyna County, Pomorskie Voivodship - Kashubian name: Nowô Karczma; former German name: Neukrug (= New Saloon).
Gmina Nowa Karczma is a rural commune in Kościerzyna County, Pomeranian Voivodship, in northern Poland. Its seat is the village of Nowa Karczma, which lies approximately 15 kilometres (9 mi) east of Kościerzyna and 39 km (24 mi) south-west of the regional capital Gdańsk.
Area: 113.33 sq.km (43.8 sq.mi); Population: 6,288 (2006); Land under cultivation - 69%; forests - 18%.
Name of the village comes from the saloon located there at the end of 18th century. Today it is a restaurant.

The flag was adopted in May 2007, the Arms much earlier (no description available).
The flag was adopted during the ceremonial session of the Commune's Council at the Museum of the National Anthem located in the village of Będomin, in the historical mansion belonging in the past to the Wybicki's family.
Flag : a rectangle composed of three equal horizontal bands: upper - blue - symbolizes the lakes and the sky middle - yellow - stands for the wheat fields of the commune; lower - green - represents the Kashubian forests and meadows.
Chrystian Kretowicz, 16 Jun 2009


Nowa Karczma arms

[Nowa Karczma coat of arms] image by Chrystian Kretowicz, 16 Jun 2009
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