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Moreira Commune (Portugal)

Freguesia de Moreira, Concelho de Monção, Distrito de Viana do Castelo

Last modified: 2015-10-25 by klaus-michael schneider
Keywords: moreira(moncao) | semy | bar(wavy) | grapevine | flax(flower) |
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[Moreira (Monção) commune] 2:3 image by Sérgio Horta, 7 Aug 2015
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About the Flag

It is a typical Portuguese communal flag, with the coat of arms centred on a plain green field.
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 7 Aug 2015

Coat of arms

Shield Argent semy of alternating flax flowers Azure and grapevines Vert, both ordered per bend, all superimposed in base by a bar wavy Azure. Mural crown Argent with three visible towers (village rank) and white scroll with inscription in black initials: "MOREIRA - MONÇÃO"
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 7 Aug 2015

Draft of flag and arms made by Carlos Alberto Mouteira Fernandes, published in the official journal Diário da República: III Série on 15 November 2001
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 7 Aug 2015

Presentation of Moreira

Moreira Commune is one of the 24 communes of the Monção municipality (q.v.); it had 615 inhabitants in 2011 and covers 3.5 km².
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 7 Aug 2015

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