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Velyka Novoselka (Donets'k, Ukraine)

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Велика Новоселка

Coat of Arms
from the site of Ukrainian Heraldry

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Coat of Arms

from the site of Ukrainian Heraldry :
"On the 14th of August 1996 village council session (resolution є 63) has confirmed a modern emblem: the shield per bend sinister with gules and argent. In the gules field a vert sunflower with vert leaves, the sable head with or petals; in the argent field - a brown statant bull on the ground turned to the sinister side. The author is O.Kyrychok.
Velyka Novosilka is a centre one from the largest agricultural regions of Donets'ka oblast'. Main sorts of activity is plant growing (in main, cultivation grain crops), what directs blossoming sunflower in a upper right member, and the large horned animal industries (that is symbolized by a bull at the bottom of the coat of arms)."
Dov Gutterman, 16 July 2004

The City

from the site of Ukrainian Heraldry :
"It was founded in 1780 by Greek settlers from the Crimean settlements Selgir Yeni-Sala and Velykyi Yeni-Sala. Till 1946 it had the name of Velykyi Yanissol."
Dov Gutterman, 16 July 2004