Last modified: 2013-12-09 by eugene ipavec
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image by Blas Delgado
Flag adopted 17 Jan 2000
Horizontally divided, the top stripe dark green with a centred (see below) yellow castle with red gate and windows, as high as 4/9 of the flag's height, the bottom stripe vertically divided into nine yellow-red stripes. Ratio 2:3.
The flag is a banner of the arms (blazoned per fess Vert a castle Or gate and windows Gules, and Or four pallets Gules). The castle is that of Cubelles and the yellow-red stripes remember the former royal jurisdiction over the municipality. Flag adopted 17th January 2000. Source for image and text: Fluvià 2001.
The official description says the castle is "separated from the top and bottom sides of the top stripe by 1/36 of the flag's height" – how much simple it would be to say "centred"...
Some additional information, extracted from this webpage of the Statistics Institute of Catalonia (Idescat):
Area (km2): 13.7Cubelles is not to be confused with Cubells in Lleida province.
Population (2001): 7,326
Santiago Dotor, 30 Nov 2001