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Neukirchen City (Germany)

Stadt Neukirchen, Schwalm-Eder-Kreis, Kassel District, Hesse

Last modified: 2017-11-11 by klaus-michael schneider
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[Neukirchen (Schwalm-Eder) city banner] 5:2 image by Jörg Majewski, 26 Oct 2006 See also:

Neukirchen City

It is a blue-white vertical bicolour. The coat of arms is slightly shifted to the top.
inhabitants: 7585
Werra-Meißner County
Kassel District , state Hesse
banner approval unknown
details based on the presentations of Klaus Günther with kind permission
The municipality flags are shown mostly in banner form in Hesse.
Jörg Majewski, 26 Oct 2006

Coat of Arms

Shield Or, a goat-headed eagle Sable, armed and tongued Gules, upon his breast an inescutcheon parted per fess Sable a star Argent over Or.
The arms are known since 1605. The goat-headed eagle and the inescutcheon both are arms of the Counts of Ziegenhain, former rulers until 1450.
Source: Stadler 1967, p.68
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 8 June 2017

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