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Winschoten [Municipality] (The Netherlands)

Winschoten [Gemeente] (Nederland)

Last modified: 2000-11-18 by franc van diest
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 Winschoten municipality Shipmate Flagchart :


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Municipal flag

Winschoten was the capital of the 'Oldambt' region, important because it was on the line Groningen city - Hamburg. In a fertile agricultural region.

The old unofficial flag of Winschoten was instigated in 1932, plain horizontal BW. The new flag contains the symbol of a fortress, which Winschoten used to be.

Jarig Bakker, 17 November 1999

Historical flag

old Windschoten Shipmate Flagchart :

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