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image by Tomislav Šipek, 17 February 2017
Here is flag and coat of arms of Overhalla. Administrative center is Ranemsletta.
Tomislav Šipek, 20 November 2015
image by Tomislav Šipek, 20 November 2015
Blazon: I gull sju røde kors som danner en sirkel. In English: Or six crosses
gules in annulo.
Approved by the royal resolution of 2 June 1989
The municipal web site explains that the design was inspired by a 1344 seal used by peasants of Øvre Namdal or Elfri Halfua (as the name was at the time) on a document regarding the coronation of Haakon VI. The seal depicts a building toped with a cross similar to those in the coat of arms, representing the Ranem church in the village. The seal is shown here.
Željko Heimer, 20 November 2015