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Höchenschwand Municipality (Germany)

Gemeinde Höchenschwand, Landkreis Waldshut, Baden-Württemberg

Last modified: 2019-11-03 by klaus-michael schneider
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Höchenschwand Municipality

Höchenschwand Banner

It is a yellow-blue vertical bicolour. The coat of arms is shifted to the top.
Source: this online catalogue
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 1 Nov 2019

Höchenschwand Coat of Arms

Shield parted per pale, a dexter Azure a stag forcene Or, at sinister Gules a fess Argent.
The village belonged to Austria until 1806 and the St. Blasien Monastery had special rights. The dexter half is alluding to St. Blasien, the sinister half to Austria.
Source: Landeskundliches Informationssystem Baden-Württemberg
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 1 Nov 2019

Banner and arms were approved on 4 October 1983 by the county administration, published in GABl 299/1984.
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 1 Nov 2019

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