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Urros e Peredo dos Castelhanos Commune (Portugal)

Freguesia de Urros e Peredo dos Castelhanos, Concelho de Torre de Moncorvo, Distrito de Bragança

Last modified: 2014-11-01 by klaus-michael schneider
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[Urros commune (until 2013)] 2:3 image by Sérgio Horta, 13 May 2010
flag of former Urros commune
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Former Urros Commune (until 2013)

It is a typical Portuguese communal flag, with the coat of arms centred on a field quartered of blue and white.
António Martins-Tuválkin, 13 May 2010

Coat of arms

[Urros commune CoA (until 2013)] image by Sérgio Horta, 13 May 2010

The arms are Argent a castle Gules masoned Sable with port and windows Or with its towers ruined and flagged with a red banner staffed Azure charged with an ancient crown Or, in the chief's cantons two bunches of grapes Purpure leaved, a base wavy wavy of four barrulets Azure and Argent . Mural crown Argent with three visible towers (village rank) and white scroll reading in black upper case letters "URROS".
António Martins-Tuválkin, 13 May 2010

Flag and arms adopted and published in the official journal Diário da República: III Série on 24 September 2001
António Martins-Tuválkin, 13 May 2010

Presentation of Urros

Urros Commune is one of the 13 communes of Moncorvo (or Torre de Moncorvo) Municipality (q.v.); it had 325 inhabitants in 2001 and covers 57,43 km².
António Martins-Tuválkin, 13 May 2010

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