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Torsken, Troms (Norway)

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[Flag of Torsken] image by Tomislav Šipek, 25 February 2017

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The Flag

Here is flag and coat of arms of Torsken. Administrative center is Gryllefjord.
Tomislav Šipek, 16 November 2015

Coat of Arms

[Flag of Haugesund]image by Tomislav Šipek, 16 November 2015

Blazon: I svart et gull ankerkors. In English: Sable a cross moline or.
Approved by the royal resolution of 30 March 1990 after an idea and the drawing by Ivar Enoksen
The cross moline (also known as the cross ancré or anchory, cognate with the Norwegian blazon) symbolises Christian faith but also the importance of Torsken as a harbour.
Željko Heimer, 16 November 2015