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State : Nordrhein-Westfalen
District (Kreis) : Gelsenkirchen (until 1875 Bochum)
Incorporated into: 1928 Gelsenkirchen

Wappen von Buer/Arms (crest) of Buer
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The arms were granted on December 13, 1913.

The arms combine the tree, taken from the old seal of the town, with the cross of the State of Köln, to which the town historically belonged.

Seal of Buer

Seal from around 1900
Seal of Buer

Seal from around 1900

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Literature: Hupp, O: Kaffee Hag albums, 1920s