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Brigus, Newfoundland and Labrador (Canada)

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Brigus, Newfoundland image by Eugene Ipavec, 30 July 2010

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Description of the flag

The flag of the Town of Brigus, Newfoundland and Labrador, is white with the town logo on it. Here is description of the logo:

1. The Sails; represents Captain Robert Abram Bartlett.
2. The Sailing Ship; represents the people of Brigus who went to Labrador to fish each summer.
3. The Seal and Crossed Harpoons; represents the sealing industry in Brigus and those who risked their lives on the ice flows each year.
4. The Split Fish; represents the fishing industry which is still on going in Brigus.

Information thanks to Wayne Rose from the town administration.

About the town:
"Brigus is a small fishing community located in Conception Bay, Newfoundland and Labrador,Canada. Brigus was home to Captain Bob Bartlett and the location of his residence Hawthorne Cottage. It has 794 residents." - from Wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Brigus,_Newfoundland_and_Labrador.

Official town website: http://www.brigus.net

Valentin Poposki, 18 December 2009