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Deutsche Wappen (Gemeindewappen/Kreiswappen)
German Civic Heraldry

KARLSFELD

State : Bayern
District (Kreis) : Dachau

Origin/meaning:
The arms were granted in 1967.
The reed is a symbol for the many swamps and bogs in the area, before it was cultivated. The well is taken from the arms of the Brunner family (Brunnen=well), many of which were prevosts of the Indersdorf Abbey. The abbey had many possessions in the area since medieval times.

Literature : Stadler, K. : Deutsche Wappen - Bundesrepublik Deutschland. Angelsachsen Verlag, 1964-1971, 8 volumes.



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