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Warfstermolen (The Netherlands)

Kollumerland en Nieuwkruisland, Fryslân province

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Wafstermolen village  image by Ivan Sache, 11 October 2000 See also:

Warfstermolen village (Warfstermoune)

According to the village website Warfstermolen / Warfstermoune was the poorest village in the Netherlands in the 1990's. Even the mill, after which it was named, doesn't exist anymore.
Flag: Gyronny of yellow and red.
Colors: princes-yellow and clear-red.
Molen = mill; the flag symbolizes the grain-mill which gave the village its name.
Source: information from Kollumerland municipality.

Warfstermolen Coat of Arms

[Warfstermolen Coat of Arms]  image from the village website.

The three items are mill-irons, another symbolization of the village name.