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Vale de Salgueiro Commune (Portugal)

Freguesia de Vale de Salgueiro, Concelho de Mirandela, Distrito de Bragança

Last modified: 2022-10-14 by klaus-michael schneider
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[Vale de Salgueiro commune] 2:3 image by Sérgio Horta, 10 Oct 2008
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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 (village rank).
António Martins-Tuválkin, 10 Oct 2008

Coat of arms

[Vale de Salgueiro commune CoA] image by Sérgio Horta, 10 Oct 2008

The arms are Vert two olive branches Argent fruited Sable and stems crossed per saltire, in chief a horseshoe Argent nailed Sable, base barry wavy of four Argent and Azure. Mural crown Argent with three visible towers (village rank) and white scroll reading in black upper case letters "VALE DE SALGUEIRO". (This is how it is blazoned in the image the horseshoe is the main element, though, within the olive branches.)
António Martins-Tuválkin, 10 Oct 2008

Flag and arms adopted and published in the official journal Diário da República: III Série in 13 December 2000
António Martins-Tuválkin, 10 Oct 2008

Presentation of Vale de Salgueiro

Vale de Salgueiro Commune is one of the 30 communes of Mirandela Municipality; it had 424 inhabitants in 2011 and covers 15.2 km².
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 18 Mar 2018

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