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image by Tomislav Šipek, 18 February 2017
Here is flag and coat of arms of Hemnes. Administrative center is Korgen.
Tomislav Šipek, 11 January 2016
image by Tomislav Šipek, 11 January 2016
Blazon: I blått en gull båtklammer. In English: Azure boat clamps or.
Approved by the royal resolution of 4 April 1986 after a drawing by Anne Lofthus Valla. [c2j87]
The municipal web site recounts that the idea to obtain arms was made after a proposal by the Hemnes' Rights chapter. The municipality contacted Anne Lofthus Valla with task to prepare a design. After some consultation with the state archives it was adopted in the municipal government on 28 May 1985. The design symbolizes the tradition of shipbuilding.
Željko Heimer, 12 January 2016