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Civic heraldry of Finland (Suomen vaakunat - Finsk heraldik)

Finnish heraldry portal


Region : Kainuu
Former province : Oulu
Incorporated into : 2007 Kajaani

Vuolijoki Kuntavaakuna / Kommunvapen

Official blazon


The arms were officially granted on July 7, 1966.

The arms show the symbol of iron, for the local Otanmäki iron mine. The inverted chevron is the initial of the municipality.

Arms of Vuolijoki

The arms on a road sign

Literature : Pirinen, K. Local coats of arms in Finland (Suomen kunnallisvaakunat), Vantaa, 1982, 216 p.


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