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Marum (The Netherlands)
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adopted 17 Feb 1977.
Marum municipalityNumber of inhabitants (1 Jan 2003): 10.312; area: 64,97 km². Settlements: Marum (seat), Boerakker, De Wilp, Jonkersvaart, Lucaswolde, Niebert, Noordwijk, Nuis.
Marum is in southwest Groningen on the border with Fryslân, a mainly agricultural community.
The cloverleaves on the flag symbolize the agricultural character of the municipality, while the heart-like object (pompeblêd) refers to the Frisian influence.
Jarig Bakker, 11 November 1999
Marum CoA image from the Marum municipal website.
Granted 29 Dec 1928.