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Municipality of Reichenbach upon Fils (Germany)

Gemeinde Reichenbach an der Fils, Kreis Esslingen, Baden-Württemberg

Last modified: 2013-06-28 by klaus-michael schneider
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[Reichenbach upon Fils municipal banner] image by Klaus-Michael Schneider, 12 Jun 2013
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Municipality of Reichenbach upon Fils

Reichenbach Municipal Banner

Description of banner:
It is a red - yellow vertical bicolour. The coat of arms is shifted to the top.
Source: Stefan Schwoon spotted this banner on 20 July 2003 at the local town hall.
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 12 Jun 2013

Reichenbach Municipal Coat of Arms

Description of coat of arms:
In a red shield is a silver (= white) plough share. The shield has a golden (= yellow) chief superimposed by a black attire.
The arms are a combination of the attire of Württemberg and a local village symbol, the plough share. It is known as a village symbol since 1588. It is also known from boundary stones since 1685. The attire was added early in the 20th century. The colours and the current pattern were fixed about 1930.
Source: Stadler 1971, p.87

The banner was approved on 9 November 1966 by minister of interior of Baden-Württemberg, published in GABl 129/1967.
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 12 Jun 2013

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