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São Bento Commune (Portugal)

Freguesia de São Bento, Concelho de Angra do Heroísmo, Açores

Last modified: 2020-04-25 by klaus-michael schneider
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[São Bento commune CoA] image by Klaus-Michael Schneider, 1 Nov 2015
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Coat of arms

Shield Argent, in base a doublemount issuant Vert charged with a castle Argent masoned Sable with port and windows Sable, in chief a goshawk Maron holding a cross patty Gules charged with a Greek cross Argent, bordure Gules charged with 12 8-point stars Or. Mural crown Argent with three visible towers (village rank) and white scroll with inscription in black initials "S. BENTO".
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Klaus-Michael Schneider, 1 Nov 2015

Presentation of São Bento

São Bento Commune is one of the 19 communes of the Angra do Heroísmo municipality (q.v.); it had 2000 inhabitants in 2011 and covers 8.7 km².
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 1 Nov 2015

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