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Carregosa Commune (Portugal)

Freguesia de Carregosa, Concelho de Oliveira de Azeméis, Distrito de Aveiro

Last modified: 2018-06-10 by klaus-michael schneider
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[Carregosa commune] 2:3 image by Sérgio Horta, 7 June 2018
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About the Flag

It is a typical Portuguese communal flag, with the coat of arms centred on a field quartered of red and yellow.
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 7 June 2018

Coat of arms

Shield Vert, a mitre Argent with its scarves, beneath a count's coronet Or, in chief a rose Or seeded Gules and flanked by two thistles Argent, in base a barrulet wavy Azure fimbriated Argent. Mural crown Argent with four visible towers (town rank) and white scroll with inscription in black capitals "CARREGOSA".
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 7 June 2018

Flag and arms published in the official journal Diário da República: III Série on 6 December 1995
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 7 June 2018

Presentation of Carregosa

Carregosa Commune is one of the 12 communes of Oliveira de Azeméis Municipality; it had 3419 inhabitants in 2011 and covers 11.8 km².
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 7 June 2018

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