Hausmehring (former municipality)
Per pale: Dexter per pale vairy Or and Gules; Sinister Argent, a man statant affronté habited Sable, holding in his Dexter a tree eradicated Vert.
With effect from January 1st 1972 the municipalities Hausmehring, Watzling and Schwindkirchen (formerly Landkreis Mühldorf) and parts of the municipalities Eibach (see also Taufkirchen) and Schiltern (see also Sankt Wolfgang) have been incorporated into Dorfen. Since May 1st 1978 also the municipalities Tegernbach (emerged on January 1st 1972 from Grüntegernbach and Wasentegernbach) and Zeilhofen belong to Dorfen. Grüntegernbach, Hausmehring and Zeilhofen had used their one arms, that have become obsolete with the merger. In the incorporated villages Schwindkirchen and Wasentegernbach there are efforts towards own "village arms".
Foundation of the arms:
The Bavarian Ministry of the Interior approved the adoption of the arms on August 10th 1965.
Design of the arms:
Max Reinhard, Passau.
Historical Image Sources:
Coat-of-arms of the Haslang.
Coat-of-arms of the Westacher (1434).
Unser Bayern (Heimatbeilage der Bayerischen Staatszeitung) Bd. 14 (1965), S. 88.
This webpage was modified 1999-12-29 by Marcus Schmöger