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Oisterwijk (The Netherlands)

Noord-Brabant province

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Oisterwijk municipality Shipmate Flagchart : http://www.flagchart.net
 
 

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Oisterwijk municipality

Oisterwijk is a merger of the former municipalities of Berkel-Enschot (only the Heukelom part - rest went to Tilburg), Moergestel and Oisterwijk (1 Jan 1997). Number of inhabitants (1 Jan 2003): 25.326; area: 63,91 km². Settlements: Heukelom, Moergestel, Oisterwijk (seat).
Flag adopted 25 Sep 1997 by municipal resolution, after the municipal reshuffle of 1997; the flag was changed after the change of the Coat of Arms, but remained essentially the same as the old Oisterwijk flag (just the colors were changed).
Jarig Bakker, 23 May 2003

Oisterwijk Coat of Arms

[Oisterwijk Coat of Arms] image from the Oisterwijk municipal website.

Granted 27 Mar 1987 (after the merger of Oisterwijk and Moergestel)


Berkel-Enschot (former municipality

former Berkel-Enschot Shipmate Flagchart : http://www.flagchart.net

Moergestel (former municipality

former Moergestel Shipmate Flagchart : http://www.flagchart.net

Adoption date unknown; Moergestel is part of Oisterwijk since 1987.


Oisterwijk [former municipality]

former Oisterwijk Shipmate Flagchart : http://www.flagchart.net

Adopted on 18 Jan 1963 by municipal resolution; the colors are derived from the municipal Coat of Arms; the three vertical stripes symbolize the three castle-towers in the Coat of Arms.
Souyrce: Sierksma: Nederlands Vlaggenboek, 1962.
Jarig Bakker, 23 May 2003


Oisterwijk old Coat of Arms

Oisterwijk old Coat of Arms International Civic Arms : http://www.ngw.nl/heraldrywiki/index.php?title=Oisterwijk

Granted 16 Jul 1817