This page is part of © FOTW Flags Of The World website

Mombasa (Kenya)

Last modified: 2003-12-13 by
Keywords: mombasa |
Links: FOTW homepage | search | disclaimer and copyright | | mirrors

See also:

Mombasa flag

[Mombasa] located by Dov Gutterman, 14 April 1999

Photo of municipal flag of Mombasa.
Dov Gutterman, 14 April 1999

I was wondering if you could get the Mombasa flag on the FOTW page. I am especially interested in the one used at the turn of 19/20th centuries under the British rule. If there was no flag then, the coat of arms would also be useful.
Mika Tapio Vehnamaki, 4 Dec 2003

I think that the only British flag used in Mombasa in the late 1800s / early 1900s would have been the Union Jack.  The local flag was probably the Red Flag of the Sultan of Zanzibar, as Mombasa was within his mainland territories.
David Prothero, 6 Dec 2003