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Maasland (The Netherlands)
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Shipmate Flagchart : http://www.shipmate.nl/flags.htm
adopted 23 Feb 1962
Maasland municipalityNumber of inhabitants (1 Jan 2003): 6.844; area: 24,42 km². Settlements: Maasland (seat).
In the near future Maasland will merge with Schipluiden.
Flagdescription: Square with three equally wide vertical stripes of green and white, and on the white stripe a blue stylized letter "M", of which the base rests against the stripe on the right side, and the legs till respectively top- and bottom of that stripe..
This flag was adopted by municipal resolution on 23 Feb 1962. The image is identical to the municipal CoA. Before that Maasland had a flag of three equally wide horizontal stripes of green and white, with in the center the municipal arms.
Source: Sierksma's Nederlands Vlaggenboek, 1962 [sie62].
Maasland CoA International Civic Arms : http://www.ngw.nl/
Granted 24 Jul 1816.