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Overhalla, Nord-Trøndelag (Norway)

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[Flag of Overhalla] image by Tomislav Šipek, 17 February 2017

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The Flag

Here is flag and coat of arms of Overhalla. Administrative center is Ranemsletta.
Tomislav Šipek, 20 November 2015

Coat of Arms

[COA of Namdalseid] image by Tomislav Šipek, 20 November 2015

Blazon: I gull sju røde kors som danner en sirkel. In English: Or six crosses gules in annulo.
Approved by the royal resolution of 2 June 1989
The municipal web site explains that the design was inspired by a 1344 seal used by peasants of Øvre Namdal or Elfri Halfua (as the name was at the time) on a document regarding the coronation of Haakon VI. The seal depicts a building toped with a cross similar to those in the coat of arms, representing the Ranem church in the village. The seal is shown here.
Željko Heimer, 20 November 2015