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Lanhoso Commune (Portugal)

Freguesia de Lanhoso, Concelho de Póvoa de Lanhoso, Distrito de Braga

Last modified: 2016-06-20 by klaus-michael schneider
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[Lanhoso commune] 2:3 image by Sérgio Horta, 25 May 2016
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About the Flag

It is a typical Portuguese communal flag, with the coat of arms centred on a plain white field.
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 25 May 2016

Coat of arms

Shield Gules, two bars wavy Argent, each one charged with a barrulet wavy Azure and five barrels Or lined Sable. Mural crown Argent with three visible towers (village rank) and white scroll with inscription in black capitals "LANHOSO"
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 25 May 2016

Flag and arms published in the official journal Diário da República: III Série on 26 June 2000
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 25 May 2016

Presentation of Lanhoso

Lanhoso Commune is one of the 22 communes of Póvoa de Lanhoso Municipality; it had 742 inhabitants in 2011 and covers 6.8 km².
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 25 May 2016

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