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Albstadt City (Germany)

Stadt Albstadt, Zollernalbkreis, Baden-Württemberg

Last modified: 2018-11-19 by klaus-michael schneider
Keywords: albstadt | ebingen | tailfingen | carline thistle | attire |
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Albstadt City

Albstadt City Banner

It is a blue - white vertical bicolour. The coat of arms is shifted to the top.
Source: information provided by Mrs. Dorothea Reuter, head of the town archive
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 18 Sep 2013

Albstadt Coat of Arms

Shield Azure, a Carline thistle blossom Argent, chief Or charged with an attire Sable.
Meaning:
The city was established by merging of the former cities of Tailfingen and Ebingen on 1 January 1975. Before minor municipalities had been incorporated into Ebingen as follows: Pfeffingen incl. Burgfelden , Margrethausen (1971), Lautlingen (1972) and Laufen upon Eyach (1973). The thistle is a typical species growing on the slopes of Schwäbische Alb, a high plateau and namegiver of the city. The colours blue and white are representing Tailfingen, while the chief is representingen all parts of Ebingen, which all had belonged to Württemberg.
Source: information provided by Mrs. Dorothea Reuter, head of the town archive
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 18 Sep 2013

Banner and coat of arms were approved on 27 April 1976 by the county administration, published in GABl 315/1977.
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 18 Sep 2013


Ebingen Borough

Ebingen Banner

[Albstadt-Ebingen borough banner] image by Klaus-Michael Schneider, 18 Sep 2013

Description of banner:
The former city had a yellow-white-red vertical tricolour.
Meaning:
The colours were taken from the coat of arms in the same order. The colours in the arms were however ordered horizontally and the yellow stripe was superimposed by a black attire. The golden (= yellow) colour and the attire are a symbol of Wü rttemberg while silver (= white) and red and been the colours of the Counts of Hohenberg, the former rulers. The symbols of Württemberg had been added in the arms since 1600, on seals since 1596.
Source: Stadler 1971, p.34
Klaus-Michael Schneider,

Ebingen Coat of Arms

[Albstadt-Ebingen CoA] image by Klaus-Michael Schneider, 18 Sep 2013
Source: Stadler 1971, p.34
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 18 Sep 2013


Tailfingen Borough

Tailfingen Banner

[Albstadt-Tailfingen banner] image by Klaus-Michael Schneider, 18 Sep 2013

The former city had a blue-white-black vertical tricolour.
Meaning:
he colours were those from the pre 1930 coat of arms, black and white were representing the Hohenzollern kin.
Source: Stadler 1971, p.101
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 18 Sep 2013


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