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Province : Rogaland

Arms of Klepp

Official blazon

På blå botn ein svevande, utskrådd gul kross.


The arms were granted on February 18, 1972.

The arms show the large stone cross, dating from around 1000, which is standing on a grave hill in Krosshaug in Klepp municipality. The hill probably also acted as a site for the local court for many centuries. Hence the cross was considered an appropriate symbol.

Literature : Norwegian Municipal Network; Capellen, 1987

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