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It is a typical Portuguese communal flag, with the coat of arms centred on a plain red field.
The arms are Or a bell two-arched belfry Gules masoned Sable with port and windows Or with two bells Azure and two corn cobs Or leaved Vert all set per chevron and issuant from the base a triple mount Vert. Mural crown Argent with three visible towers (village rank) and white scroll reading in black upper case letters "URRÔ - AROUCA".
Flag and arms adopted and published in the official journal Diário da República: III Série on 30 January 2001
Urrô Commune is one of the 16 communes of Arouca Municipality (q.v.); it had 1206 inhabitants in 2001 and covers 10,18 km².
António Martins-Tuválkin, 7 Apr 2010
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