Wenns

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WENNS

State : Tirol
District : Imst

Wappen von Wenns

Official blazon

Origin/meaning

The arms were officially granted on December 3, 1974.

Wenns was the only village in the northern part of Tirol with its own local court, which was not subject to the larger court in Imst. This court, which existed until 1560, is symbolises by the hand of a judge in the arms.


Literature : Köfler and Beimrohr, 1995


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