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Barroças e Taias Commune (Portugal)

Freguesia de Barroças e Taias, Concelho de Monção, Distrito de Viana do Castelo

Last modified: 2015-10-25 by klaus-michael schneider
Keywords: barrocas e taias | trouts(2) | flax(plant) | grapevines(2) |
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[Barroças e Taias commune] 2:3 image by Sérgio Horta, 3 Sep 2008
See also:
  • Barroças e Taias, in the Portuguese Wikipedia
    reported by António Martins-Tuválkin, 3 Sep 2008
  • Monção Municipality
  • Portugal

  • About the Flag

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

    Coat of arms

    [Barroças e Taias commune CoA] image by Sérgio Horta, 3 Sep 2008

    Shield Argent a flax plant Vert flowering Azure and in chief two bunches of grapes Purpure lieved Vert and in base two trouts embowed Sable garnished Or set in fess. Mural crown argent with three visible towers (village rank) and white scroll reading in black upper case letters "BARROÇAS E TAIAS".
    António Martins-Tuválkin, 3 Sep 2008

    Flag and arms published in the official journal Diário da República: III Série on 25 July 2000
    António Martins-Tuválkin, 3 Sep 2008

    Presentation of Barroças e Taias

    Barroças e Taias Commune is one of the 24 communes of the Monção municipality (q.v.); it had 314 inhabitants in 2011 and covers 2.5 km².
    Klaus-Michael Schneider, 8 Aug 2015

    back to Monção Communes click here