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Possacos Commune (Portugal)

Freguesia de Possacos, Concelho de Valpaços, Distrito de Vila Real

Last modified: 2016-07-18 by klaus-michael schneider
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[Possacos commune] 2:3 image by António Martins-Tuválkin, 13 June 2016
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About the Flag

It is a typical Portuguese communal flag, with the coat of arms centred on a plain blue field.
Source: I called the President of the Communal Government of Possacos on the phone.
António Martins-Tuválkin, 13 June 2016

Coat of arms

[ commune CoA] image by Sérgio Horta, 14 June 2016

Shield Argent, a bridge Sable masoned Argent issuant from a base wavy Azure charged with a barrulet wavy Argent, in chief a twig of cherry Vert fruited of three cherries Gules. Mural crown Argent with three visible towers (village rank) and white scroll reading in black upper case letters "POSSACOS - VALPAÇOS
Source: this webpage
António Martins-Tuválkin, 14 June 2016

Flag and arms published in the official journal Diário da República: III Série on 18 February 2005
António Martins-Tuválkin, 14 June 2016

Presentation of Possacos

Possacos Commune is one of the 25 communes of Valpaços Municipality; it had 446 inhabitants in 2011 and covers 31.2 km².
António Martins-Tuválkin, 14 June 2016

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