Last modified: 2004-09-24 by santiago dotor
Keywords: torroella de montgrí | montgrí | tower (white) | stripes: 9 (yellow-red) |
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by Blas Delgado
Flag adopted 27 January 1995
Vertically nine-striped flag, yellow-red-etc., with a centred white tower, with black gate and windows, as high as 86% of the flag's height and as wide as 26% of the flag's length.
The flag is a banner of the arms (blazoned Or, four pallets Gules, a tower Argent with gate and windows Sable). The tower (torre) is canting and the stripes are a reminder of the former jurisdiction of the kings of Aragon, who were at the same time barons of Torroella de Montgrí. Flag adopted 27th January 1995. Source for image and text: Fluvià 2001.
Some additional information, extracted from this webpage of the Statistics Institute of Catalonia (Idescat):
Area (km2): 65.9
County: Baix Empordà
Population (2001): 8,244
Santiago Dotor, 18 January 2002