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Paramos Commune (Portugal)

Freguesia de Paramos, Concelho de Espinho, Distrito de Aveiro

Last modified: 2015-12-05 by klaus-michael schneider
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[Paramos commune] 2:3 image by Sérgio Horta, 4 Dec 2015
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About the Flag

It is a typical Portuguese communal flag, with the coat of arms centred on a plain white field.
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 4 Dec 2015

Coat of arms

Shield Azure divided by two barrulets wavy Argent shifted to base, above a lleopard Argent armed and tongued Gules charged with a crescent recumbent Gules, in base a cask Or garnished Sable. Mural crown Argent with three visible towers (village rank) and white scroll with inscription in black initials "PARAMOS - ESPINHO".
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 4 Dec 2015

Flag and arms published in the official journal Diário da República: III Série on 14 April 1996
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 4 Dec 2015

Presentation of Paramos

Paramos Commune is one of the four communes of the Espinho municipality (q.v.); it had 3515 inhabitants in 2011 and covers 5.9 km².
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 4 Dec 2015

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