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Wachstedt Municipality (Germany)

Gemeinde Wachstedt, Kreis Eichsfeld, Thuringia

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[Wachstedt municipal banner] image by Jörg Majewski, 14 Apr 2013
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Wachstedt Municipality

Wachstedt Banner

It is a green-yellow vertical bicolour with coat of arms shifted to the top.
Source: Stefan Schwoon's database
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 16 Oct 2016

Wachstedt Coat of Arms

The shield is golden. Issuant from a silver mural base masoned black is an issuant guardian proper, dressed green with a golden horn.
The village's name means something like "guardian's place". The arms are thus canting.
Source: "Wappen und Siegel der Städte und Gemeinden des Landkreises Eichsfeld", edited by Kultur und Sportamt des Landkreises Eichsfeld, Duderstadt 1997, p.118
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 16 Oct 2016

Presentation of Wachstedt

Wachstedt had 487 inhabitants in 2015 and covers 17.5 km². The municipality was first mentioned in 1134.
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 16 Oct 2016

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