Thurø

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THURØ

Region : Syddanmark
Amt (until 2007) :Fyn (until 1970 Svendborg)
Incorporated into : 1970 Svendborg

Arms of Thurø

Origin/meaning

The arms were officially registered in 1966.

The arms show a ship's-wheel, a symbol for the importance of shipping and sailing for the small island community.

Literature : Achen, 1982; Zeuthen, 2000


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