Last modified: 2004-09-24 by santiago dotor
Keywords: vidreres | castle (black) | square (yellow) | cross: fimbriated (black) |
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by Blas Delgado
Flag adopted 22 January 1993
Black flag with a yellow cross as wide as half the flag's height, charged with a black cross as wide as 1/6 of the flag's height, the whole charged with a yellow square as wide as 2/3 of the flag's height, bearing a black castle with yellow gate and windows, as high as half the flag's height.
The flag is almost a banner of the arms (blazoned Or, a castle Sable gate and windows of the first, a bordure compony Or and Sable). The castle is that of Vidreres and the bordure is a reminder of the jurisdiction of the Cabrera family, lords of Vidreres. Flag adopted 22nd January 1993. Source for image and text: Fluvià 2001.
Some additional information, extracted from this webpage of the Statistics Institute of Catalonia (Idescat):
Area (km2): 48.2
Population (2001): 4,978
Santiago Dotor, 15 January 2002