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Hongseong County, South Chungcheong Province (South Korea)

Hongseong-gun, 홍성군

Last modified: 2020-08-22 by christopher oehler
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[Hongseong County flag] image by Tomislav Šipek, 13 November 2019

[Hongseong County flag] image by Eugene Ipavec, 12 October 2005
Source: Hongseong County website


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Description

The flag of Hongseong county is white with mark.
http://blog.daum.net/_blog/BlogTypeView.do?blogid=0HZcL&articleno=8871654&categoryId=571629®dt=20120403195111
Tomislav Šipek, 13 November 2019


Symbolism

From the Hongseong County website:

It represents the Joyang-mun, which is a symbol of Hongseong history, as well as an active Hongseong of the western sea.

[The] six white lines on the top represent: Six major districts

[The] door symbol on the middle represents: Joyang-mun

[The] five blue lines on the bottom represent: Five Oceans

researched by Phil Nelson, 11 October 2005