Last modified: 2002-05-18 by jarig bakker
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The bear should have a red tongue.
Jan Zrzavy, 10 May 2002
Beroun is the centre of Beroun okres in Středočeský region. It used
a flag with two horizontal stripes, white and blue. I first saw this flag
Jiri Martinek, 26 Jan 2000.
The bear in the gate is a canting element, Beroun meaning bear. The
knight holds a shield with the arms of Bohemia, indicating that the city
was a fortress in Bohemia.
Source: Ralf Hartemink's site.
Jarig Bakker, 10 Sep 2001