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Lagoa Municipality (Portugal)

Concelho de Lagoa, Açores

Last modified: 2014-11-15 by klaus-michael schneider
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[Lagoa municipality] 2:3 image by Sérgio Horta, 27 Oct 2001
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About the Flag

It is a fairly typical Portuguese municipal flag, with the coat of arms centred on a quartered red over white field.
Sérgio Horta, 27 Oct 2001

Coat of arms

[Lagoa municipality CoA] image by Sérgio Horta,

Argent field, a cross pommy gules, in chief an açor bird sable, lined argent a carrying on its claw a quina. Argent 4 towers mural crown(town rank). White scroll with upper case black letters "LAGOA".
Sérgio Horta, 27 Oct 2001

Flag and arms adopted and published in Diário do Governo : II Série(the official journal) on 15 August 1951
Sérgio Horta, 27 Oct 2001

Version without Coat of Arms

[Lagoa municipality plain] 2:3 image by António Martins-Tuválkin, Apr 2010

Presentation of Lagoa

Lagoa Municipality is subdivided into five communes covering 45,57 km² and had 14 416 habitantes in 2011. It gained the rank of a city on 22 March 2012. It is part of the Açores.
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 8 Nov 2014

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