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Candemil Commune (Portugal)

Freguesia de Candemil, Concelho de Amarante, Distrito do Porto

Last modified: 2018-06-20 by klaus-michael schneider
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[Candemil (Amarante) commune] 2:3 image by Sérgio Horta, 20 June 2018
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About the Flag

It is a typical Portuguese communal flag, with the coat of arms centred on a plain green field.
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 20 June 2018

Coat of arms

Shield Or, issuant from base a doublemount Vert, charged with a barrulet wavy Azure fimbriated Argent, two triplets of corn cobs Argent leafed Vert, in chief a millstone Sable. Mural crown Argent with three visible towers (village rank) and white scroll with inscription in black capitals "CANDEMIL - AMARANTE".
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 20 June 2018

Flag and arms published in the official journal Diário da República: III Série on 1 February 1999
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 20 June 2018

Presentation of Candemil

Candemil Commune is one of the 26 communes of Amarante Municipality; it had 771 inhabitants in 2011 and covers 12.0 km².
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 20 June 2018

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