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Lousa Commune (Portugal)

Freguesia de Lousa, Concelho de Loures, Distrito de Lisboa

Last modified: 2015-05-02 by klaus-michael schneider
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[Lousa commune] 2:3 image by Sérgio Horta, 24 Apr 2015
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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.
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 24 Apr 2015

Coat of arms

Shield Or with base wavy of Azure and Argent, crowned by a bridge issuant Sable masoned Argent, in chief two branches of olive Vert, fruited Sable and tied Azure per saltire. Mural crown Argent with three visible towers (village rank) and white scroll with inscription in black initials: "LOUSA - LOURES".
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 24 Apr 2015

Flag and arms published in the official journal Diário da República: III Série on 10 February 2003
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 24 Apr 2015

Presentation of Lousa

Lousa Commune is one of the ten communes of the Loures municipality (q.v.); it had 3169 inhabitants in 2011 and covers 16.7 km².
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 24 Apr 2015

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