Raitenbuch (Franken)

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State : Bayern
District (Kreis) : Weissenburg-Gunzenhausen (until 1973 Weissenburg)
Additions : 1972 Bechthal, Reuth am Wald

Wappen von Raitenbuch (Franken)

Official blazon

(de) Schräg geteilt von Rot und Silber; oben ein wachsender silberner Bischofsstab, unten ein schräges grünes Buchenblatt.


The arms were officially granted on October 21, 1966.

The arms show a crosier for the Diocese and State of Eichstätt, to which the area historically belonged. The beech (Buche) leaf is a canting element.

Wappen von Raitenbuch (Franken)

The arms in the Deutsches Wappenmuseum

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