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Grong, Nord-Trøndelag (Norway)

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[Flag of Verran] image by Tomislav Šipek, 17 February 2017


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The Flag

Here is flag and coat of arms of Grong. Administrative center is Medjå.
Source: https://lovdata.no/dokument/OV/forskrift/1987-02-06-88?q=flagg
http://foto.digitalarkivet.no
Tomislav Šipek, 16 December 2015


Coat of Arms

[COA of Verran] image by Tomislav Šipek, 16 December 2015

Blazon: I sølv tre grønne trekanter, 1-1-1. In English: Argent three triangles vert in pale.
Approved by the royal resolution of 6 February 1987 after adrawing by Einar H. Skjervold. [c2j87]
The design is canting for the ancient place name Granungar, where "gran" means spruce, therefore the arms depict green spruce trees. Almost 40% of the municipal area is still today under spruce woods. Three triangles also stand for the three centres in the municipality: Harran, Bergsmo and Mediå (so spelled in [c2j87]).
Željko Heimer, 17 December 2015