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Krasny Lyman (Donets'k, Ukraine)

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Красний Лиман

(1:2)
by Anto'nio Martins, 26 Febuary 2002



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The Gonfalon

From the site of Ukrainian Heraldry:
"The flag of city is a vertical panel of green colour with proportions of the sides 1:2. In a yellow circle at the centre of a panel, the small coat of arms of city is displayed."
Phil Nelson, 7 July 1999


Coat of Arms


by Anto'nio Martins, 26 Febuary 2002

From the site of Ukrainian Heraldry:
"The board with gules by the triangular chief charged above with a or cross, is gulesuced engraily is per fess by verts and azure. The triangular chief backlined by a filament with the alternating argent and sable strias retaining a argent key, suspended on it, attended on the right and at the left in or digits "16" and "67" derivations, accordingly designating a year, of a settlement. The shield is crowned with an argent mauerkrone with three towers and framed two pine branches, which are twined with the gules ribbon with the name of city - "Krasnyi Lyman" below. The author is O.Kyrychok.By colour solution of the coat of arms is exhibited, that in neighbourhoods Krasnyi Lyman the agriculture (vert colour and ear wheat of yellow colour round the coat of arms) is advanced. The vert colour is necessary to understand and as "a vert fess" of Donets'ka oblast', that is underlined also by branches of a pine enclosing a board of the coat of arms, vert, one from the most non-polluting zones of Ukraine.The gules colour in a combination to a or cross is invoked to show, that Krasnyi Lyman is founded by the Cossacks.The light-azure styliform extremity shows, that in neighbourhoods of city many lakes - due to this are disposed, and also pine woods Krasnyi Lyman became one from most popular vacation spots of Donetsk area. Besides, Krasnyi Lyman - one from the largest railway servers of Donets'ka oblast', that is reflected by a silhouette of a railway cloth. The key underlines, that Krasnyi Lyman is northern hiluses of Donbas."
Phil Nelson, 7 July 1999


The City

From the site of Ukrainian Heraldry:
"City in Doneck (Donets'k) Oblast. The City is known since 1667 as Cossac fortress a shelf on Izum road. Is called on a name of lake Lyman, near to which it is situated , and wore this title up to 1938."
Phil Nelson, 7 July 1999