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Heraldik av världen
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I blått en gåspenna korsad med en pappersrulle, allt av silver.
The arms were officially granted on April 11, 1983.
After the merger the new municipality wanted to have a monk (Munke) in its arms, but that was not accepted. It was finally decided to use two main attributes of monks, a piece of paper and a quill in the arms. These symbols also refer to the importance of paper factories in the municipality.
The arms on a roadsign on the municipal border
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Literature : Petersson, 19??