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Putten (The Netherlands)
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Shipmate Flagchart : http://www.shipmate.nl/flags.htm
not officially adopted
Putten municipalityNumber of inhabitants (1 Jan 2003): 23.192; area: 87,45 km². Settlements: Putten (seat), Bijsteren, Diermen, Gerven, Halvinkhuizen, Hell, Hoef, Huinen, Koudhoorn, Krachtighuizen, Steenenkamer, Veenhuizerveld.
Putten is another Veluwe municipality. Its name is derived from 'Putheim' = house near a well.
The deer on the flag is derived from the municipal CoA.
Jarig Bakker, 10 October 1999
Historical flag Shipmate Flagchart : http://www.shipmate.nl/flags.htm
Flag used from 1938 - 1976 - first used on the occasion of Queen Wilhelmina's 40 years reigning jubilee.
Putten CoA from the Putten municipal website.
Granted 9 Sep 1946.