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Municipality of Auetal (Germany)

Gemeinde Auetal, Kreis Schaumburg, Lower Saxony

Last modified: 2013-11-17 by klaus-michael schneider
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Municipality of Auetal

Auetal Flag

Description of flag:
It is a red over green horizontal bicolour. The coat of arms is in the centre of the flag.
Source: 2(2) of Hauptsatzung of the municipality of Auetal, version 15 December 2011, last updated on 14 June 2012
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 14 Nov 2013

Auetal Coat of Arms

Description of coat of arms:
In a red shield is a silver nettle leaf superimposed by a green beach tree, standing on a green basement with two hills, and divided by a silver fess wavy.
Meaning:
The hills are symbolizing the Süntel, a local highland. The tree is symbolizing its forestal riches. The fess wavy is symbolizing the Aue, a local creek and name giver of the municipality. The nettle leaf is representing the Counts of Schaumburg, the former rulers.
Source: 2(1) of Hauptsatzung of the municipality of Auetal, version 15 December 2011, last updated on 14 June 2012


Klaus-Michael Schneider, 14 Nov 2013


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