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Ambt Delden (Netherlands)
Hof van Twente municipality, Overijssel province
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Adopted 23 Feb 1984
Ambt Delden former municipalityThe road from Amsterdam to Berlin passes through Delden - Delden consisted of "Stad Delden" (city of Delden), and "Ambt Delden", the surrounding countryside, which became separate municipalities in 1816.
In 2001 both municipalities became part of the new municipality of "Hof van Twente" - the garden of Twente. Heart of this municipality is the Twickel Estate, according to online brochures quite worthwhile to visit when journeying from A to B.
Ambt Delden: first flag: three horizontal equally wide stripes of yellow and blue.
Never officially adopted.
Second flag: azure with towards the hoist three erased linden-trees, placed 2,1.
Adopted 23 Feb 1984 by municipal resolution.
Source: Derkwillem Visser's "Gemeentewapens en vlaggen Koninkrijk der Nederlanden", 2001.
Jarig Bakker, 24 Nov 2003
Ambt Delden old flag by Jarig Bakker, 24 Nov 2003
Never officially adopted