Söderhamn

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SÖDERHAMN

Province (Landskap): Hälsingland
County (Län): Gävleborgs län
Additions : 1971 Norrala (1952 Trönö), Skog (partly), Söderala (1952 Mo)

Söderhamn kommunvapen
Official blazon
Swedish

I en sköld av silver en röd pinass med däruti ställda tvenne korslagda musköter av samma färg|-

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Origin/meaning

The arms were officially granted in 1927.

The arms are based on the first seal of the city from 1620. The two guns refer to the famous gunsmiths of the area at the time.

Arms of Söderhamn

The arms as shown by Liljeblad, 1878
Arms of Söderhamn

The arms in the Kaffe Hag album +/- 1935

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Literature : Nevéus and de Waern, 1992