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Gorzˇw Wielkopolski: horizontal green-white-red
Pascal Vagnat, 19 May 1999
Gorzˇw: Nb. the word 'Wielkopolski' is a historical falsification as
Gorzˇw was never part of the Wielkopolska (Greatpoland) historical province.
124.000 inhabitants in 1991. The founding date is given as 1257. In 1402
it was bought by the Teutonic Order from the Brandenburgian March. In Poland
since WW2. It is in Gorzow Wielkopolskie county. German: Landsberg an der
Gwidon S. Naskrent, 6 Sept 2000
Gorzow is a city with County-rights. Flag adopted in 1994. Ratio is
11:6. Landsberg carried a flag with three equal wide horizontal stripes
in the colors red-white-yellow.
Jens Pattke, 9 Feb 2003
Correct name is Gorzˇw Wielkopolski. However, there are proposals to
rename it to just Gorzˇw, because the city had only loose ties with historical
Mariusz Borkowski, 9 Feb 2003
by Pascal Gross, 24 Aug 2000 with CoA found at this site.
image from this webpage, located by Jarig Bakker, 14 Mar 2002