Ampass

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Civic heraldry of Austria - Österreichische Gemeindewappen

AMPASS

State : Tirol
District : Innsbruck-Land

Origin/meaning

The arms were officially granted on January 22, 1974.

The column in the arms is the local colum erected in the late medieval times against the plague. It is a typical landmark in the village. The silver pale is the salt-road that used to pass through the village.


Literature : Köfler and Beimrohr, 1995

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