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Steimbke Comprehensive Municipality (Germany)

Samtgemeinde Steimbke, Landkreis Nienburg (Weser), Lower Saxony

Last modified: 2019-01-02 by klaus-michael schneider
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[SG Steimbke flag] 3:5 image by Klaus-Michael Schneider, 2 Jan 2019
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Steimbke Comprehensive Municipality (SG)

SG Steimbke Flag

It is a green over white horizontal bicolour with centred arms.
Source: 2(2) of Hauptsatzung of Steimbke Comprehensive Municipality, version 6 March 2012
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 2 Jan 2019

SG Steimbke Coat of Arms

Shield Vert, in chief an oil feed pump Argent, in base a dolmen Argent.
Meaning:
About the pump see
Steimbke Municipality. The dolmen is a natural monument, located at the Northern edge of Steimbker Fuhren.
Source: 2(1) of Hauptsatzung of Steimbke Comprehensive Municipality, version 6 March 2012
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 2 Jan 2019


Linsburg Municipality

Linsburg Flag

[Linsburg municipal flag] 3:5 image by Klaus-Michael Schneider, 2 Jan 2019

It is a blue over yellow horizontal bicolour. The coat of arms is shifted to the hoist.
Source: 2(2) of Hauptsatzung of Linsburg Municipality, version 20 June 2012 and this online catalogue
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 2 Jan 2019

Linsburg Coat of Arms

Shield Azure, antlers Or with 12 points on a scull Argent, in central chief an oak leaf Or in pale, in base two buffalo horns.
Meaning:
The buffalo horns are taken from the arms of the Counts of Wölpe. Antlers and oak leaf are symbolising local groves and hunting.
Source: 2(1) of Hauptsatzung of Linsburg Municipality, version 20 June 2012
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 2 Jan 2019


Rodewald Municipality

Flag

[Rodewald municipal flag] 3:5 image by Klaus-Michael Schneider, 2 Jan 2019

It is a green over white horizontal bicolour with centred arms.
Source: 2(2) of Hauptsatzung of Rodewald Municipality, version 26 June 2012
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 2 Jan 2019

Coat of Arms

Shield Argent an arch Argent masoned Sable, in centre a Gothic window Sable, charged with an owl statant caboshed Or.
Meaning:
Rodewald was established in 1969, when the former independent municipalities of Rodewald untere Bauerschaft, Rodewald mittlere Bauerschaft, Rodewald obere Bauerschaft (meaning: lower, central and upper hamlet) merged. The stone sculpture of the owl is in the porticus of the St.Giles (German: Ägidius) Church in Rodewald mittlere Bauerschaft .
Sources: 2(1) of Hauptsatzung of Rodewald Municipality, version 26 June 2012 and
German WIKIPEDIA
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 2 Jan 2019


Steimbke Municipality

Steimbke Flag

[Steimbke municipal flag] 3:5 image by Klaus-Michael Schneider, 2 Jan 2019

It is a yellow over red horizontal bicolour with centred arms.
Source: 2(2) of Hauptsatzung of Steimbke Municipality, version 22 February 2012
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 2 Jan 2019

Steimbke Coat of Arms

Shield parted per fess; above Or an oil feed pump Sable; beneath Gules a horseshoe Argent, flanked by two beech leaves Or.
Meaning:
The pump is alluding to Brigitta co-operative petroleum production, which was established in 1934 and enhanced the local facilities and also founded a new settlement for its employees. The oil feed pump is still kept as a local monument. Horseshoe and leaves are symbolising the still rural character.
Source: 2(1) of Hauptsatzung of Steimbke Municipality, version 22 February 2012
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 2 Jan 2019


Stöckse Municipality

Stöckse Flag

[Stöckse municipal flag] 3:5 image by Klaus-Michael Schneider, 2 Jan 2019

It is a green over yellow horizontal bicolour with centred arms.
Source: 2(2) of Hauptsatzung of Stöckse Municipality, version 28 March 2012
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 2 Jan 2019

Stöckse Coat of Arms

Shield Vert with base mantled Or, in central base a dolmen Sable, in dexter chief a plough Argent, in sinister chief an antler of a reindeer.
Meaning:
Please note that blazon calls the yellow part an embowed pile (reversed). The dolmen is a local natural monument. Plough and antler are symbolising agriculture and forestry.
Source: 2(1) of Hauptsatzung of Stöckse Municipality, version 28 March 2012

Klaus-Michael Schneider, 2 Jan 2019


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