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Roden (The Netherlands)

Noordenveld municipality, Drenthe province

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former municipality of Roden Shipmate Flagchart : See also:

Roden [former municipality]

Roden is since 1 Jan 1998 part of the municipality of Noordenveld in Drenthe, the Netherlands.

Flag adopted 5 april 1963. This flag is derived from the municipal Coat of Arms. The tree stands for the meaning of 'Roden' - 'rooien' = clearing the wood. The Coat of Arms was designed by the Frisian painter Ids Wiersma and the Frisian poet dr. G. A. Wumkes. (v. Sierksma, Gemeentewapens)
Jarig Bakker, 9 August 1999.

Roden Coat of Arms

[Roden Coat of Arms] from Ralf Hartemink's site.

Granted 31 Oct 1929.