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Röthlein Municipality (Germany)

Gemeinde Röthlein, Landkreis Schweinfurt, Bayern

Last modified: 2020-07-25 by klaus-michael schneider
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[Röthlein municipal banner] 5:2 image by Klaus-Michael Schneider, 22 July 2020
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Röthlein Municipality

Röthlein Banner

It is a white-blue-yellow vertical tricolour. The coat of arms is shifted to the top.
Source: this online catalogue
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 22 July 2020

Röthlein Coat of Arms

Shield Azure parted by a facetted cross patty Or, in chief quarters two attires Argent, in base qurters two embowed fish haurient Argenrt.
The cross is taken from the arms of the Augustine Heidenfeld Abbey from the 11th century and is representing the former Heidenfeld municipality. The attires are canting and representing the former Hirschfeld municipality. The fish are representing Röthlein proper and are alluding to the local fishery on the Main River.
Source: Unterfranken history page
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 22 July 2020

Banner and arms were approved on 26 March 1980.
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 22 July 2020

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