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Jacobswoude (The Netherlands)

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Jacobswoude municipality Shipmate Flagchart : http://www.flagchart.net
adopted 12 Nov 1992. Other Jacobswoude pages: See also:

Jacobswoude municipality

Number of inhabitants (1 Jan 2003): 10.653; area: 41,56 km². Settlements: Rijnsaterwoude (seat), Bilderdam, Hoogmade, Leimuiden, Woubrugge.
On 1 Jan 1991 the municipality of Jacobswoude was formed by the merger of the former municipalities of Leimuiden, Rijnsaterswoude, and Woubrugge. In 1854 Kalslagen had been added to Leimuiden, and in 1855 Hoogmade was added to Woubrugge.
Flagdescription: Three horizontal stripes, proportined 3:2:3, blue, yellow, blue, with on the stripes respectively two yellow cresecents, four blue lozenges, and a yellow faced crescent.
Flag adopted 12 Nov 1992.

Jacobswoude Coat of Arms

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

Granted 10 Mar 1992.


Rijnsaterwoude former municipality

[Rijnsaterwoude flag] by Jarig Bakker, 19 Sep 2004
adopted 22 Oct 1971; design: Kl. Sierksma.

Flagdescription: three stripes yellow - blue - yellow, of which the blue one a wavy with at least 5 waves (2 invisible), proportioned 1:1:2, with over all a square divided in three stripes blue - yellow - blue and on blue 2 lying yellow crescents next to each otrher, resp. one in the center; the square of 7/10 flagheight.
Adopted 22 Oct 1971 by municipal resolution.
Source: Derkwillem Visser: Gemeentevlaggen en wapens Koninkrijk der Nederlanden, 2001.


Woubrugge former municipality

[Woubrugge flag] by Jarig Bakker, 19 Sep 2004
adopted 22 Oct 1971

Flagdescription: twee banen, onderste geel, bovenste wederom gedeeld, vluchtzijde rood, mastzijde drie banen blauw, geel, blauw, met in de bovenste baan twee liggende gele wassenaar en in de onderste blauwe baan een liggende gele wassenaar.
De vlag is nooit officieel vastgesteld.
two stripes, bottom yellow, top divided: a red fly, at the hoist three stripes blue - yellow - blue, with in the top two lying yellow crescents, on the bottom blue stripe a lying yellow crescent.
Never officially adopted.
Source: Derkwillem Visser: Gemeentevlaggen en wapens Koninkrijk der Nederlanden, 2001.