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Municipality of Rellingen (Germany)

Gemeinde Rellingen, Kreis Pinneberg, Schleswig-Holstein

Last modified: 2017-11-11 by klaus-michael schneider
Keywords: rellingen | church | maple leaf | rose |
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[Rellingen flag] 3:5 image by Jörg Majewski, 20 Jun 2006
adopted 28 September 1983 See also:

Current Flag

Description of flag:
The ratio is 3:5. It is an armorial flag.
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 8 Nov 2012

Coat of Arms

Description of coat of arms:
In a silver (= white) shield is a black church, accompanied by a green maple leaf and a red heraldic rose, seeded silver (= white) and barbed green.
The church is an image of the local parish church, completed in 1756. The tower, erected in 1702, is a well-known landmark. Rose and leaf are symbolizing the municipality as a centre of rose growing and tree nursery. Source: Reißmann 1997 , p.288
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 8 Nov 2012

The flag was approved on 28 September 1983. The coat of arms was approved on 25 May 1952. The artist is Hanna Andrae from Rellingen.

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