Last modified: 2020-07-26 by rob raeside
Keywords: chessel |
Links: FOTW homepage | search | disclaimer and copyright | write us | mirrors
Originally the coat of arms were "D'or à la fasce ondée d'azur" (see below), symbolizing the Rhône which runs through Chessel. In 1926, the communal authorities placed a crescent in the higher part of the flag: this represented the old "Café de la Turquie" (Café of Turkey) and was removed in 1958. The Council of State of the Canton of Vaud has accepted a request in 2004 to place the crescent back on the flag.
ND, 12 March 2004
Or, a Bar wavy Azure.
Željko Heimer, 2 September 1999