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Nishikata [Tochigi prefecture Japan]


Last modified: 2006-08-26 by phil nelson
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[Nishikata] image by Eugene Ipavec, 5 December 2005

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[Nishikata] image by Eugene Ipavec, 5 December 2005

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Nishikata town in Tochigi adopted its flag on January 14 1972, Notice number 7.

proportion: 7:10
field: yellowish green
emblem: white
size of emblem is 4/7 of width.
Stylized hiragara Nishi (にし) of Nishikata which stands for peace and development.

Source: Nishikata website (in Japanese)
Nozomi Kariyasu, 19 November 2005

The emblem is that adopted by Notice No 46 on 3 November 1971. The stylised hiragana nishi にし (they seem to be amalgamated) stand for level-headed townspeople and the town peacefully advancing.
Jonathan Dixon, 12 December 2005