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Nordvorpommern County (Germany)

Landkreis Nordvorpommern (until 2011), Mecklenburg-West Pomerania

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[Nordvorpommern County (Lower Saxony, Germany)] 2:3 image by Andy Weir
Flag adopted 3 Dec 1997

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Nordvorpommern County

Nordvorpommern is the region between Rostock and Greifswald. Its flag is a banner of arms at this webpage.
Jarig Bakker, 22 Nov 2000

Split blue [hoist] and gold [fly], a golden griffin in blue and a black griffin in gold. The flag is taken from the county website with some trivial changes. Ratio 2:3. The griffins represent the previous lordships of Barth and Rostock. Flag adopted 3 December 1997.
Stefan Schwoon, 3 Feb 2001

Flag and coat of arms were approved by minister of interior of Mecklenburg-Westpomerania on 3 December 1997, published in the roll of arms of Mecklenburg-Westpomerania as no. 0142.

On 4 September 2011 the county merged with Rügen County and the Hanseatic City of Stralsund forming the new county of Vorpommern-Rügen.
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 8 Jan 2012