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Innsbruck, Tirol (Austria)

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[Innsbruck]
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[Innsbruck (horizontal)]
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by Marcus Schmöger, 28 August 2006 by Marcus Schmöger, 30 October 2009

Name of municipality: Innsbruck
Status: Stadtgemeinde mit eigenem Statut (city with own statute)
Land (state): Tirol (Tyrol)
Bezirk (district): Innsbruck-Stadt
 
Description of arms (German): Eine aus der Vogelschau gesehene, auf zwei Jochen ruhende silberne Brücke in rotem Schild. [1] [2]
Blazoning of arms (English): A shield Gules with a bridge Argent, seen from above, resting on two pilings.
Adoption date of arms: (1325)
 
Description of flag: two stripes, red-white [1] [2] [7], with coat-of-arms  [3] [4] [5], sometimes without coat-of-arms [6]
Adoption date of flag: ?, confirmed 19 May 1981
 
Sources: [1] [kfb95]
[2] City statute (Stadtrecht der Landeshauptstadt Innsbruck)
[3] http://www.tirol.gv.at/uploads/pics/fahne-tirol-gr_02.jpg
[4] http://www.musikland-tirol.at/html/musikatlas/pics/laengenfeld_hsch.jpg
[5] http://www.city-skylines.de/innsbruck1/images/innsbruck.jpg
[6] photos by Marcus Schmöger at Igls, 26 October 2009
[7] list of Austrian municipal colours, by Jan Miller, 18 February 1965/ 16 April 1965/ 24 June 1965 (archive Arnold Rabbow)

Marcus Schmöger,  28 August 2006 / 30 October 2009 / 18 December 2009

Stadtrecht der Landeshauptstadt Innsbruck

City Statute of the state capital Innsbruck

5 Wappen, Farben und Siegel 5 Arms, colours and seal
(1) Das Wappen der Stadt ist eine aus der Vogelschau gesehene, auf zwei Jochen ruhende silberne Brücke im roten Schild. Die Farben der Stadt sind rot-weiß. (1) The coat-of-arms of the city is: a shield Gules with a bridge Argent, seen from above, resting on two pilings. The colours of the city are red-white.
version of 1966 published in Landesgesetzblatt für Tirol, 7 July 1966, pp. 45-63; 
version of 1975 published in Landesgesetzblatt für Tirol, 4 July 1975, pp. 149-168; 
full text (pdf) at www.innsbruck.at

Marcus Schmöger,  28 August 2006

Igls

[Innsbruck]  
by Marcus Schmöger, 30 October 2009

There is also a logo flag for the city quarter Igls, showing on a white field the red writing "igls". [6]

Marcus Schmöger, 30 October 2009


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