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Oleiros Commune (Portugal)

Freguesia de Oleiros, Concelho de Ponte da Barca, Distrito de Viana do Castelo

Last modified: 2015-11-19 by klaus-michael schneider
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[Oleiros (Ponte da Barca) commune] 2:3 image by Sérgio Horta, 23 Nov 2015
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About the Flag

It is a typical Portuguese communal flag, with the coat of arms centred on a plain yellow field.
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 23 Nov 2015

Coat of arms

Shield Sable with base wavy of Argent and Azure, issuant from base a Roman bridge Or masoned Gules, in chief three radiant stars Or ordered 1:2. Mural crown Argent with three visible towers (village rank) and white scroll with inscription in black initials "OLEIROS - PONTE DA BARCA".
Source: Freguesias de Portugal
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 23 Nov 2015

Draft of flag and arms made by Carlos Alberto Mouteira Fernandes in 2004. The draft was emitted by Comissão de Heráldica da Associação dos Arqueólogos Portugueses (CHAAP) on 28 June 2005
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 23 Nov 2015

Presentation of Oleiros

Oleiros Commune is one of the 17 communes of the Ponte da Barca municipality (q.v.); it had 466 inhabitants in 2011 and covers 3.6 km².
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 23 Nov 2015

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