Skjerstad

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SKJERSTAD

Province : Nordland
Incorporated into : Bodø

Arms of Skjerstad

Official blazon

I grønt en sølv kvernstein.

Origin/meaning

The arms were officially granted on June 14, 1991.

The arms show a mill-stone or grinding -stone, which was used to grind stones found in the municipality.


Literature : Norwegian Municipal Network and Heraldisk Tidsskrift, 1991.