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There are nine county-free cities (kreisfreie Städte) in Lower Saxony: Brunswick, Delmenhorst, Emden, Hannover, Oldenburg, Osnabrück, Salzgitter, Wilhelmshaven and Wolfsburg.
Stefan Schwoon, 20 February 2001
Niedersach[s]en city flags [quoted from Flaggenmitteilung?]:
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Jaume Ollé, 28 August 1999
The names of the municipalities contain a number of spelling mistakes, and some have become renamed or incorporated into other municipalities. This is a list of corrections/updates:
Stefan Schwoon, 11 February 2002
by António Martins
Garstedt is a small town southeast of Hamburg, Kreis Harburg. On this webpage [broken link] of the independent voters (Unabhängige Wählergemeinschaft) of Garstedt appear the flag and coat-of-arms. The coat-of-arms is canting, as spear in old Germanic was gar.
Jarig Bakker, 20 February 2000
submitted by Jarig Bakker