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Civic heraldry of Germany - Deutsche Wappen (Gemeindewappen/Kreiswappen)
The arms show the local lighthouse, one of the most important lighthouses in the Ems estuary, as well as the spurs taken from the arms of Norden, to symbolise the ties to this city.
Literature : Leiner, K. : Panorama Norden. Norden, 1972.