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Deventer (Netherlands)

Overijssel province

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Deventer municipality Shipmate Flagchart :
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Deventer municipality

Number of inhabitants (1 Jan 2003): 86.084; area: 107,92 km². Settlements: Deventer (seat), Colmschate, Diepenveen, Lettele, Okkenbroek, Schalkhaar.
Deventer is the result of a merger between the former municipalities of Deventer and Diepenveen on 1 Jan 1999, the flag in use is provisional as it is the same as the former municipality of Deventer.
Deventer was an imperial city and was named as such in 1386. The eagle on flag and Coat of Arms is probably the imperial Holy Roman eagle.

Deventer Coat of Arms

[Deventer Coat of Arms] image from the Deventer municipal website.

Granted 30 Sep 1921

Deventer [former municipality]

Deventer former municipality Shipmate Flagchart :

Historical flag of Deventer

old Deventer Shipmate Flagchart :

Diepenveen [former municipality]

former Diepenveen Shipmate Flagchart :

Diepenveen old unofficial flag

[Diepenveen old unofficial flag] Shipmate Flagchart :