Rio de Moinhos (Penafiel)

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Municipality : Penafiel
District : Porto

Brasão de Rio de Moinhos (Penafiel)

Official blazon

Escudo de azul, pala ondeada de prata, entre duas rodas de moinho de ouro, realçadas de negro; brocante em chefe, pico(martelo) de prata, encabado de negro e posto em faixa. Coroa mural de quatro torres de prata. Listel branco, com a legenda a negro, em maiúsculas: “ RIO DE MOINHOS - PENAFIEL ”.


The arms were officially granted on July 19, 1995.

I have no information on the meaning or origin of these arms. Any information is welcome !

Literature : image provided by Sergio Horta

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