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Pinheiro Commune (Portugal)

Freguesia de Pinheiro, Concelho de Vieira do Minho, Distrito de Braga

Last modified: 2022-10-14 by klaus-michael schneider
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[Pinheiro (Vieira do Minho) commune CoA] 2:3 image by Klaus-Michael Schneider, 29 May 2018
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About the Flag

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Klaus-Michael Schneider, 29 May 2018

Coat of arms

Shield Vert with base wavy of Argent and Azure, an eradicated pine Or, in chief a fleur-de-lis Argent, flanked by two corn cobs Or leafed Argent. Mural crown Argent with three visible towers (village rank) and white scroll with inscription in black capitals "PINHEIRO - VIEIRA DO MINHO".
The fleur-de-lis is an attribute of St. Mary, to whom an Ermitage is dedicated in Pinheiro. The pine (Port.: pinheiro) is canting.
Source: this webpage
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 29 May 2018

Flag and arms published in the official journal Diário da República: III Série on 26 August 2005
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 29 May 2018

Presentation of Pinheiro

Pinheiro Commune is one of the 16 communes of Vieira do Minho Municipality; it had 447 inhabitants in 2011 and covers 12.0 km².
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 29 May 2018

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