Fahnen und Flaggen / Kalender Shop

Fahnen, Flaggen und Kalender bei Fanshop-Online.de bestellen
This page is part of © FOTW Flags Of The World website.

FOTW beschäftigt sich mit der Wissenschaft der Vexillologie (Flaggenkunde).
Alle auf dieser Website dargebotenen Abbildungen dienen ausschließlich der Informationsvermittlung im Sinne der Flaggenkunde.
Wir distanziert uns ausdrücklich von allen hierauf dargestellten Symbolen verfassungsfeindlicher Organisationen.


Nordsee-Treene Subcounty (Germany)

Amt Nordsee-Treene, Kreis Nordfriesland, Schleswig-Holstein

Last modified: 2012-12-04 by klaus-michael schneider
Keywords: nordsee-treene | hattstedt | koldenbuettel | oldersbek | ostenfeld(husum) | ramstedt | seeth | uelvesbuell | winnert | wittbek | witzwort | wobbenbuell | chain(broken) | tomb | baptistry | ram(horns) | chevron | kingcups(3) | bull hea |
Links: FOTW homepage | search | disclaimer and copyright | write us | mirrors




See also:

Introduction of Nordsee-Treene Subcounty

On 1 January 2008 the former subcounties of Friedrichstadt (without the city of Friedrichstadt), Hattstedt, Nordstrand and Treene merged forming the new subcounty of Nordsee-Treene with capital Mildtsedt. The subcounty has not yet a proper flag.
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 20 Nov 2012


Municipality of Hattstedt [Frisian: Haatst]

Hattstedt Municipal Flag

[Hattstedt municipal flag] 2:3 image by Klaus-Michael Schneider, 24 Nov 2012
approved 2 September 2010

Description of flag:
The ratio is 2:3. It is an armorial flag.
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 24 Nov 2012

Hattstedt Municipal Coat of Arms

Description of coat of arms:
The shield is divided by a golden (= yellow) bend sinister. Above in a red field is a silver (= white) horse head. Below in a blue field is a silver (= white) hat. The bend sinister is superimposed with three red heath roses flamed golden (= yellow).
Meaning:
The municipality was first mentioned in 1231, named after Hatte. It is told that this man gained the place by ploughing the fields by a horse within one day. German poet Theodor Storm married in Hattstedt. His famous novel The Mould Rider is dedicated to the local dyke reeve Iwersen-Schmidt, who was a friend of the poet. The mould's head is alluding to the novel. The hat is symbolizing the form of a hill in the local moraines. The heath roses are stylized blossoms of the endemic species of "Calluna vulgaris". The colours are those of Northern Frisia.
Source: Municipal Roll of Arms Schleswig-Holstein Online

Flag and coat of arms were approved on 2 September 2010. The artist is /Joachim F. Kochanski / from Hattstedt.
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 24 Nov 2012


Municipality of Koldenbüttel

Koldenbüttel Municipal Flag

[Koldenbüttel municipal flag] 3:5 image by Jörg Majewski, 5 Apr 2006
approved 26 June 2002

Description of flag:
The ratio is 3:5. It is an armorial flag.
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 19 Nov 2012

Koldenbüttel Municipal Coat of Arms

Description of coat of arms:
The silver (= white) shield is divided by two blue fesses wavy. The green chief wavy is superimposed by a golden (= yellow), broken chain. The bluebase demi urdy is superimposed by a silver (= white) fess wavy.
Meaning:
The chain is an attribute of St. Lennard, the patron saint of the local parish church. The blue wavy lines are symbolizing the rivers Eider and Treene, the white one in the base is symbolizing the drained Nordereider. In the 8th century Frisians settled down here. The three silhouettes on top of the base are probably canting, symbolizing three huts. The meaning is that Koldenbüttel had been given up and populated again. The location had been devastated by various heavy storm floods in the 14th, 15th and 16th century.
Source: Municipal Roll of Arms Schleswig-Holstein Online

Flag and coat of arms were approved on 26 June 2002. The artist is Uwe Nagel from Bergenhusen.
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 19 Nov 2012


Municipality of Oldersbek

Oldersbek Municipal Flag

[Oldersbek municipal flag] 3:5 image by Jörg Majewski, 7 Apr 2006
approved 17 March 1995

Description of flag:
The ratio is 3:5. The flag is quarterly divided into yellow (upper hoist and lower fly) and green (lower hoist and upper fly). The figures of the coat of arms are superimposing the hoist quarters.
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 19 Nov 2012

Oldersbek Municipal Coat of Arms

Description of coat of arms:
The shield is divided per fess. Above in a golden (= yellow) field is a black megalithic tomb. The green field below is divided by a silver (= white) bend sinister.
Meaning:
The meaning of the name is "creek of Alder". The context is not known. The bend sinister is a canting element. The suffix "-bek" means creek. The tomb is symbolizing the numerous tombs from the Bronze Age found in and around Oldersbek.
Source: Reißmann 1997 , p.263

The flag was approved on 17 March 1995. The coat of arms was approved on 6 March 1993. The artist is Horst Zöger from Oldersbek.
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 19 Nov 2012


Municipality of Ostenfeld (Husum)

Ostenfeld (Husum) Municipal Flag

[Ostenfeld (Husum) flag] 3:5 image by Jörg Majewski, 1 Apr 2006
approved 5 December 2002

Description of flag:
The ratio is 3:5. It is an armorial flag.
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 19 Nov 2012

Ostenfeld (Husum) Municipal Coat of Arms

Description of coat of arms:
The shield is divided per chevron into golden (= yellow) and red. The red field is superimposed by a golden (= yellow) baptistry. The blue base is limited by a silver (= white) fess wavy.
Meaning:
The fess wavy is symbolizing the Treene river. The colours blue and yellow are symbolizing the surrounding landscape, moraines and water meadows. The chevron is symbolizing a trigonometrical point. The baptistry is symbolizing the local parish church of St.Peter.
Source: Municipal Roll of Arms Schleswig-Holstein Online

Flag and coat of arms were approved on 5 December 2002. The artist is Uwe Nagel from Bergenhusen.
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 19 Nov 2012


Municipality of Ramstedt

Ramstedt Municipal Flag

[Ramstedt municipal flag] 3:5 image by Jörg Majewski, 5 Apr 2006
approved 27 May 2002

Description of flag:
The ratio is 3:5. It is an armorial flag.
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 19 Nov 2012

Ramstedt Municipal Coat of Arms

Description of coat of arms:
The green shield is divided by a silver (= white) chevron. Above are horns of a ram of the same colour. Below are three golden (= yellow) kingcups ordered 2:1.
Meaning:
The name means either "wet place" or "ram's place". Thus the ram's horns are a canting element. The kingcups are symbolizing agriculture and especially the local meadows. He chevron is symbolizing the Ramstedt entrenchment aka Danish entrenchment, which had a stratgical importance in the 17th century.
Source: Municipal Roll of Arms Schleswig-Holstein Online

Flag and coat of arms were approved on 7 May 2002. The artist is Uwe Nagel from Bergenhusen.
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 19 Nov 2012


Municipality of Seeth

Seeth Municipal Flag

[Seeth municipal flag] 3:5 image by Klaus-Michael Schneider, 24 Nov 2012
approved 23 March 2009

Description of flag:
The ratio is 3:5. It is an armorial flag.
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 24 Nov 2012

Seeth Municipal Coat of Arms

Description of coat of arms:
The shield has a plain golden (= yellow) base wavy. In the centre of the green field is a golden (=yellow) bell, a so called "farmer's bell", affixed to an y-shaped fork of the same colour. The bell is flanked by two silver (= white) half-timbered farmhouses.
Meaning:
The yellow colour is symbolizing the moraines, the green colour is symbolizing the meadows of the Treene river. The farmer's bell was very common in the Stapelholm area and was gathering the farmers in case of danger. The farmhouses are of the typical kind built in the Stapelholm area. The wavy borderline of the base is symbolizing the Treene river.
Source: Municipal Roll of Arms Schleswig-Holstein Online

Flag and coat of arms were approved on 23 March 2009. The artist is Uwe Nagel from Bergenhusen.
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 24 Nov 2012


Municipality of Uelvesbüll

Uelvesbüll Municipal Flag

[Uelvesbüll municipal flag] 3:5 image by Jörg Majewski, 28 Mar 2006
approved 23 November 2004

Description of flag:
The ratio is 3:5. It is an armorial flag.
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 19 Nov 2012

Uelvesbüll Municipal Coat of Arms

Description of coat of arms:
The shield is divided per fess wavy by two silver (= white) barrulets. Above in a green field is a silver (= white) bull's head flanked by two golden (= yellow) ears of grain. Below in a blue field is a silver (= white) shrimpnet. The shield has an embowed golden (= yellow) chief.
Meaning:
The barrulets wavy are symbolizing the North Sea. The colours blue and green are symbolizing the landscape. Bull's head, grain and shrimpnet are symbolizing the main business lines: agriculture, cattle breeding and shrimp fishing.
Source: Municipal Roll of Arms Schleswig-Holstein Online

Flag and coat of arms were approved on 23 November 2004. The artist is Uwe Nagel from Bergenhusen.
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 19 Nov 2012


Municipality of Winnert

Winnert Municipal Flag

[Winnert municipal flag] 3:5 image by Jörg Majewski, 13 Sep 2006
approved 1 December 2005

Description of flag:
The ratio is 3:5. It is nearly an armorial flag. But the wavy lines from the base of the coat of arms are replaced by straight lines.
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 20 Nov 2012

Winnert Municipal Coat of Arms

Description of coat of arms:
The shield is divided per chevron (shifted to the dexter side). Above is a plain green field. Below are two red half-timbered farmhouses in a golden (=yellow) field. The shield has a golden (= yellow) and blue wavy base.
Meaning:
The yellow partition is symbolizing the cultivated area expanding into the uncultivated wood, symbolized by the green colour. The farmhouses are symbolizing the settlement,while the blue elements are symbolizing the Treene river.
Source: Municipal Roll of Arms Schleswig-Holstein Online

Flag and coat of arms were approved on 1 December 2005. The artist is Hermann Hansen from Winnert.
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 20 Nov 2012


Municipality of Wittbek

Wittbek Municipal Flag

[Wittbek municipal flag] 3:5 image by Jörg Majewski, 3 Apr 2006
approved 28 November 2002

Description of flag:
The ratio is 3:5. It is an armorial flag.
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 20 Nov 2012

Wittbek Municipal Coat of Arms

Description of coat of arms:
The green shield has a small blue base separated by a silver (=white) fess wavy. In the middle of the green field is a broken silver (= white) fess wavy. Above are three golden (= yellow) leaves and below is a golden (= yellow) bull's head.
Meaning:
The leaves and the unbroken fess are canting elements. "Wittbek" is derived from old Danish "with" (wood) and "baek" (creek). Green and yellow are symbolizing the landscape. The broken fess is symbolizing a local watershed. The bull's head is symbolizing the local production of milk.
Source: Municipal Roll of Arms Schleswig-Holstein Online

Flag and coat of arms were approved on 28 November 2002. The artist is Uwe Nagel from Bergenhusen.
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 20 Nov 2012


Municipality of Witzwort

Witzwort Municipal Flag

[Witzwort municipal flag] 3:5 image by Jörg Majewski, 3 Apr 2006
approved 29 November 2004

Description of flag:
The ratio is 3:5. It is an armorial flag.
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 20 Nov 2012

Witzwort Municipal Coat of Arms

Description of coat of arms:
In a golden (= yellow) shield stands a silver (= white) farmhouse with a red roof on top of a green hill. The hill is superimposed by a silver (= white) bull's head. The base is thrice divided per fess wavy into silver (= white) and blue.
Meaning:
The hill is symbolizing the landscape. Yellow is the colour of the fields of grain and rape. The bull's head is taken from the ancient seal of Eiderstedt. The farmhouse is symbolizing the local type of a "Haubarg". The famous "Red Haubarg" - which is indeed white - is located in Witzwort. The base is symbolizing riches of water.
Source: Municipal Roll of Arms Schleswig-Holstein Online

Flag and coat of arms were approved on 29 November 2004. The artist is Uwe Nagel from Bergenhusen.
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 20 Nov 2012


Municipality of Wobbenbüll

Wobbenbüll Municipal Flag

[Witzwort municipal flag] 3:5 image by Jörg Majewski, 3 Apr 2006

Description of flag:
The ratio is 3:5. It is an armorial flag.
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 20 Nov 2012

Wobbenbüll Municipal Coat of Arms

Description of coat of arms:
The shield is divided per fess. Above in a golden (= yellow) field is a red house with two gables. Below the green field is divided by three silver (= white) barrulets wavy.
Meaning:
The yellow colour is symbolizing the moraines and the green colour the marshes often being flooded. This is symbolized by the barrulets wavy. The house is the "Ibenhof", the seat of the local dyke reeve.

Flag and coat of arms were approved on 9 March 2001. The artist is Uwe Nagel from Bergenhusen.
Source: Municipal Roll of Arms Schleswig-Holstein Online


Klaus-Michael Schneider, 20 Nov 2012



Former Nordstrand Subcounty (Amt Nordtsrand)

Nordstrand Subcounty Flag (2005 - 2007)

[Amt Nordstrand flag] 3:5 image by Jörg Majewski, 28 Mar 2006
approved 24 June 2005

Description of flag:
The ratio is 3:5. It is an armorial flag.
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 20 Nov 2012

Nordstrand Subcounty Coat of Arms

Description of coat of arms:
The shield is divided per fess into golden (= yellow) and green. A triangle is exceeding the golden partition by a downward pile, which is superimposed by a green blade of a spade. In the green partition are two crossed, golden (=yellow) ears of wheat. The shield has a blue chief superimposed by three silver (= white) Greek crosses. The base is thrice divided per fess wavy into silver (= white) and blue.
Meaning:
The crosses are symbolizing the three religious denominations of the island. The spade is symbolizing dyking efforts, made since the 17th century. The ears of grain are stressing the importance of wheat. The downward pile is symbolizing a former crevasse. The base is symbolizing the North Sea.

Flag and coat of arms were approved on 24 June 2005 and abolished on 31 December 2007. The artist is Uwe Nagel from Bergenhusen.
Source: Municipal Roll of Arms Schleswig-Holstein Online


Klaus-Michael Schneider, 20 Nov 2012


back to Nordfriesland cities and municipalities click here.

Hosted by: Handy-Shop.de und Fanshop-Online.de
Tip: Animated GIF Flags / Fahnen / Flaggen