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Piechowice city (Poland)

Jelenia Gora county, Dolnoslaskie vojvodship

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[Piechowice city flag] image by Chrystian Kretowicz, 10 Sep 2008
adopted 22 Feb 2005 See also:

Piechowice city flag

Piechowice - urban commune, Jelenia Góra County, Dolnoslaskie Voivodship - former German name: Petersdorf.
historical names:
1305-Petirsdorf
1550-Petersdorff
1687-Pettersdorff
1727-Pettersdorf
1747-Petersdorf
1845-Pitschdorf - Petersdorf
1945-Piotrowice
1946-Piechowice

City Council's resolution # 171/XXXI/2005 dated February 22, 2005 describes the Arms and the flag as follows:
"The Arms of the commune show an image of the milling wheel on the white and blue shield and in the natural color (oak wood)
The wheel has 8 scoops and from the funnel above it, a stream of water (blue) is cascading.
The water is coming from the left side.
Under the wheel there are the waves in the white color and in 3 rows.
First row has 4 waves, second - 5, and the third has one wave.

The colors of the commune are: yellow, white and blue.
The flag of the Piechowice Commune consists of the three horizontal parts in the yellow, white and blue colors.
In the central part of the flag, the Arms are placed."
Chrystian Kretowicz, 10 Sep 2008


Piechowice city Coat of Arms

[Piechowice coat of arms] image by Chrystian Kretowicz, 10 Sep 2008
adopted 22 Feb 2005